Nancy Moretti has been appointed department chair for Early Childhood Education at Penn Foster, where she will be responsible for the management of instructional staff in the Early Childhood Education program.
Erin Kennedy, a nurse in Westerly Hospital’s medical-care unit, was recently recognized for her exemplary performance and dedication to health care at the annual “Celebration of Excellence in Hospital Care” ceremony held by the Hospital Association of Rhode Island at the Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick.
The University of Rhode Island recently honored professor of microbiology Paul Cohen with a place in the college’s Environment and Life Sciences Hall of Fame, along with a newly established scholarship in his name to support graduate students studying cell and molecular biology. The Paul Cohen Graduate Mentorship Fund will not only help support students with an interest in Cohen’s field, but will also underscore the importance of mentorship in the sciences – an area Cohen has been successfully nurturing throughout his long career at the university.
Anh Nguyen, a computer engineer at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Newport, has been named a winner of the Science Spectrum Trailblazer Award for his work in developing the Navy’s most innovative, cost-saving training programs. The award honors individuals creating new paths for others in science, research, technology and development.
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