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Michele L. Cooke, associate professor of Geosciences, was the keynote speaker for the National Science Foundation’s observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

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Computer Science professor Victor Lesser has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in recognition of his contributions to distributed intelligent systems and architectures.

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Professor Eugene Golowich and associate professor Boris Svistunov of the Physics Department have been named Fellows of the American Physical Society.

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Sport Management professor Glenn Wong made a presentation to the Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics on Oct. 28 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

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Michael Davidsohn, instructor of Landscape Architecture and Landscape Construction, received the Massachusetts Association of Landscape Professionals’ Beacon Award on Nov. 12 during the group’s meeting in Framingham.

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Miriam Usher Chrisman, 88, of Bedford, professor emerita of History, died Nov. 17.

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Several faculty and graduate students from the Department of Music and Dance participated in the annual meeting of the Society for Music Theory (SMT), held Nov. 6-9 in Nashville, Tenn.

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Manisha Sinha, associate professor of Afro-American Studies, will participate in a symposium on Abraham Lincoln that will be broadcast live on C-SPAN on Nov. 22 beginning at 10 a.m.

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Anna Nagurney, the John F. Smith Memorial Professor in the Isenberg School of Management, is the most cited woman researcher in the field of operations management, according to a study published online by the Journal of Operations Management.

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Professor Jerri Willett of the School of Education was honored Nov. 19 as the Amherst campus’ recipient of the President’s Public Service Award.

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