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Stephen I. Allen, 92, of Amherst, a retired associate professor of Mathematics and Statistics, died Oct. 29 at Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton.

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Albert “Sunny” Cooke, 74, of Amherst, a retired cook I, died Nov. 4 at Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton.

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Ximena Zúñiga, associate professor in the Department of Student Development and Pupil Personnel Services, was an invited presenter at the international seminar on “Intercultural Dialogue: Challenges for the Democracy and the Human Rights,” held Oct. 24-25 in Santiago, Chile.

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Vincent C. Brann, 80, professor emeritus of Theater, died Oct. 26, at the Calvin Coolidge Rehabilitation Center in Northampton.

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George Huber of Chemical Engineering will deliver a lecture on “Breaking the Chemical and Engineering Barriers to Lignocellulosic Biofuels” on Friday, Nov. 2 as part of the celebration over his recent appointment as the Armstrong Professional Development Professor.

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Interest in alternative investments is keen in South Korea, according to Finance professor Hossein Kazemi, who recently attended a conference on the subject sponsored by the country’s leading financial newspaper.

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Sally A. Linowski, director of Health Education, Community Outreach and Marketing at University Health Services, was honored Oct. 26 for her professional mentorship by the School of Public Health and Health Sciences.

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Microbiology professor Susan Leschine testified Oct. 24 about biofuels and their development at a congressional committee hearing in Washington, D.C.

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The Computer Science Department marked the retirement of Distinguished University Professor Arnold Rosenberg Oct. 19 at “ArnyFest,” a day-long celebration of his achievements and accomplishments.

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The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency named Mark Corner and David Jensen of the Computer Science Department to two of its highly selective research study groups.

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