Steve DiGuiseppe Honored by Boro
Just days before Steven DiGuiseppe, assistant vice president for Advancement, will officially retire from Millersville University, he was honored by the Borough of Millersville. At their meeting September 22, Mayor David T. Aichele presented DiGuiseppe with a citation and a key to the Borough for his service the past 10 years as the liaison between the Borough and Millersville University. In addition, he was recognized for his work on Millersville 250, the Millersville Veterans Memorial and the Millersville Parade. DiGuiseppe will officially retire on September 25. You can read more about him here – Steven DiGuiseppe Shares a Lifetime of Marauder Pride.
Dr. Patriece Campbell Elected to Membership Engagement Committee
Dr. Patriece Campbell, director of International Programs & Services, was recently elected as chair-elect for the Membership Engagement Committee for NAFSA: Association of International Educators. The election results will be publicized in NAFSA.news. Her term begins January 1, 2021.
International education is the cornerstone for building a more understanding and peaceful world. With more than 10,000 members worldwide, NAFSA: Association of International Educators is the leading organization committed to international education and exchange, working to advance policies and practices that build global citizens with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in today’s interconnected world.
Dr. Christy Banks Named Artistic Director
Dr. Christy Banks, associate professor and assistant chair of music at Millersville, was appointed as Artistic Director for the 2022 ClarinetFest hosted by the International Clarinet Association.
Banks will join Josh Anderson, University of Nevada, Reno; Soo Goh, Appalachian State University and Jessica Lindsey, University of North Carolina Charlotte on the Artistic Leadership Team. The 2022 event will be held in Reno, Nevada.
About the International Clarinet Association
The International Clarinet Association is a community of clarinetists and clarinet enthusiasts that supports projects that will benefit clarinet performance; provides opportunities for the exchange of ideas, materials, and information among its members; fosters the composition, publication, recording, and distribution of music for the clarinet; encourages the research and manufacture of a more definitive clarinet; encourages communication and cooperation among clarinetists and the music industry; and encourages and promotes the performance and teaching of a wide variety of repertoire for the clarinet.
Drs. Karen Rice and Marc Felizzi Complete Book Chapter
Dr. Karen Rice, associate professor and chair of the School of Social Work and Dr. Marc Felizzi, associate professor in the School of Social Work recently finished a chapter for the book, “Handbook of Interpersonal Violence Across the Lifespan.” Their chapter is, “Correlations Among Childhood Abuse and Family Violence, Prevention, Assessment and Treatment from a Trauma-Focused Perspective.” The three-year endeavor includes five volumes, 202 chapters, with over 400 authors/co-authors from all over the U.S and other countries. The book is a project of the National Partnership to End Interpersonal Violence Across the Lifespan.