Professor emeritus Nina Scott, a scholar of Spanish literature and poet and playwright Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, will speak about her work, her culture and her life on Monday, Nov. 21 at 5 p.m. in 201 of the Fine Arts Center.
Unionized professional and classified staff at the Amherst, Boston and Lowell campuses voted overwhelmingly to sever ties with the Service Employees International Union and affiliate with the Massachusetts Teachers Association.
The Board of Trustees voted Nov. 16 to award tenure to Claire E. Hamilton, associate professor of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies, and T.J. “Lakis” Mountziaris, professor of Chemical Engineering.
Provost Charlena Seymour has convened search committees for four senior administrative positions: the deans of the College of Humanities and Fine Arts, Commonwealth College and the Isenberg School of Management, and vice provost for Research.
Exercise Science professor Priscilla Clarkson will present a talk for the community titled “Ninety-Pound Weakling or Arnold Schwarzenegger? How Genes Affect Muscle” on Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 7:30 p.m. in 137 Isenberg School of Management.