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Pierre W. Orelus, a doctoral candidate in the School of Education, is the author of “Education Under Occupation: The Heavy Price of Living in a Neocolonized and Globalized World,” recently published by Sense Publishers.

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Jim Motyka, supervisor of janitors for the dining commons, was honored as “Trainer of the Year” at the National OS1 Users Symposium held in July in Williamsburg, Va.

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Journalism professor Karen K. List was recognized Aug. 10 for her meritorious service to Kappa Tau Alpha, the national college honor society for students majoring in journalism and mass communication.

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Helen S. (Slaby) Rodak, 84, of Hadley, a retired janitor with Housing Services, died Aug. 24.

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Helen F. Cullen, 88, of Harwich, professor emerita of Mathematics, died Aug. 25 in Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis.

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M. Joan Tomlinson, 79, Sunderland, a retired maintainer I at Physical Plant, died Aug. 20 at Sunbridge Care of Hadley.

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Food Science professor Julian McClements, was quoted in the August issue of Scientific American in an article concerning testing of pet foods for protein content following the poisoning of hundreds of cats and dogs by melamine-contaminated food imported from China.

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A textbook co-authored by Theresa Austin, associate professor in Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies, has been selected for publication in China.

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Charles M. Schweik, associate professor of Natural Resources Conservation and Public Policy, has been awarded a $19,000 grant from the USDA Forest Service to develop an online carbon calculator.

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Max Roach, the legendary jazz drummer and retired Music professor, died Aug. 16 of an undisclosed cause at a New York City Hospital. He was 83.

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