Adrian Beaulieu, dean of the Center for International Studies, was appointed for a three-year term to the China Advisory Committee for the Alliance for Global Education.
Robert Ferreira ’83, assistant vice president for alumni relations, was named to the board of Leadership Rhode Island where he joins four other alumni: Scott DeChristofero ’88, board chair, Martha Conn Hultzman ’82, Chris Feisthamel ’83 and Shanna Davine Marzilli `95.
Dr. Jennifer Illuzzi, assistant professor of history, was profiled on the Major History website in October.
Dr. Peter Johnson, professor of English, had his book, The Amazing Adventures of John Smith, Jr.: AKA Houdini (HarperCollins, 2012), named one of the “Best Children’s Books of 2012” by Kirkus Reviews.
Dr. Michael Kraten, assistant professor of accountancy, was profiled in a story entitled “Michael Kraten on LIBOR, Accounting and the Public Interest in the American Accounting Association’s annual newsletter.
Dr. Katrina Norvell, adjunct assistant professor of political science, was elected to serve on the board of the International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE) for a three-year term.
Rev. David Orique, O.P., assistant professor of history, was invited to be an international scholar with The Instituto Europeu de Ciências da Cultura Padre Manuel Antunes (IECCPMA), Universidade de Lisboa in Portugal.