Awards, Promotions & Appointments

Help us spread the good news! Women in higher education all across Connecticut are earning awards, securing promotions and being appointed into positions of increasing responsibility. You are encouraged to share your good news on this website so our organization can assist in spreading good news about all of the good work being done in our state.

01/26/2017

Christine Siegel, formerly Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, has been appointed Interim Provost & Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs at Fairfield University.

01/18/2017

Wanda Warshauer, formerly Associate Director, Graduate Admissions at University of St. Joseph, to Director, Academic Services at Charter Oak State College.

01/03/2017

Zulma R. Toro, President, Central Connecticut State University, is the institution's first female and first Latino president.

04/06/2016

Deb Pagnotta, Adjunct Instructor, Speech and Communication, Norwalk Community College (Norwalk), was awarded the BOR System-Wide Adjunct Faculty Teaching Award

04/06/2016

Maria Buchta, Associate Professor, Academic Enrichment & First-Year Experience,
Norwalk Community College (Norwalk), was awarded the BOR Scholarly Excellence Award

04/06/2016

Surekha Davies, Assistant Professor, History and Non-Western Cultures,
Western Connecticut State University (Danbury), was awarded the BOR System-Wide Research Award

04/06/2016

Megan DeLivron, Assistant Professor, Math & Science, Gateway Community College (New Haven) was awarded the BOR System-Wide Teaching Award.

04/04/2016

Lisa Dierker, Professor of Psychology at Wesleyan University (Middletown), honored at the 12th Annual Women of Innovations Awards.

05/02/2016

Jennifer Adair, Assistant Professor of History at Fairfield University (Fairfield), has been awarded the National Endowment of the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipend Grant.

04/01/2016

Ive Covaci, Adjunct Professor of Art History at Fairfield University (Fairfield), co-curated an exhibit of Japanese Buddhist sculpture at New York’s Asia Society Museum.