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On the Front Page: December 7, 2004

R. Bushnell

Dean of SAS: Rebecca Bushnell
Dr. Rebecca W. Bushnell, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences and a distinguished scholar of English literature, will become the next Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences and the Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Professor. Dr. Bushnell will begin this new position effective January 1, succeeding Dr. Samuel Preston.

School of Veterinary Medicine Dean Alan Kelly Stepping Down
Dr. Alan Kelly, the Gilbert S. Kahn Dean of Veterinary Medicine, has decided to step down as dean of the School on October 1, 2005, to begin a year-long sabbatical.  At that time, he will have completed a remarkably successful 11-year tenure as dean, including a first year as interim dean. 
$9.8 Million to Support Canine and Equine Research
A $9.8 million gift to the School of Veterinary Medicine from the estate of Isabel (Mrs. Alan R.) Robson will enhance the School’s ability to educate future veterinarians while conducting cutting-edge equine and canine research.

A. Kors

George Walker Endowed Term Professor of History:
Alan Kors

Dr. Alan Charles Kors, professor of history, has been named George H. Walker Endowed Term Professor of History, SAS Dean Samuel H. Preston announced. Dr.  Kors has been teaching courses on European intellectual history at Penn for more than 35 years

 

 


  Almanac, Vol. 51, No. 14, December 7, 2004

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