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Activities and Achievements
....for November 10, 1997
Myra Marx Ferree, Sociology, has received an award for outstanding feminist mentoring from Sociologists for Women in Society, an international organization of more than 1,000 social scientists.
Zbigniew Witczak, Pharmacy, is the recipient of the 1997 John S. Burlew award from the American Chemical Society, Connecticut Valley Section. The award recognizes excellence in research. Witczak received the award for his contribution to carbohydrate chemistry.
Debra Kendall, Molecular and Cell Biology, gave a lecture on "Identification of a Sequence Motif that Confers SecB Dependence on a SecB-Independent Secretory Protein," at an international conference on "Protein Targeting: Protein Translocation Across Cellular Membranes," sponsored by the European Science Foundation, in Albufeira, Portugal, October 22-27.