Grants Received

Funds totaling $49,106 were recently received by the Office of International Programs, the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, the Learning Skills Center and the Mylan School of Pharmacy.

  • Dr. Elizabeth Lev, Office of International Programs, $25,000, from The Sister Fund, for publication of a book evaluating the representation of women in Michelangelo’s work. Dr. Roberta Aronson, Office of International Programs, will administer the award.
  • Dr. Fatiha Benmokhtar, visiting professor in the Department of Physics, $17,614, from Christopher Newport University from a National Science Foundation grant, for RUI:  Studies of Nucleon Structure Using Electromagnetic Probes at Jefferson Laboratory. This brings the total award amount to date to $43,792.
  • Program for Academic Excellence, $2,492, from the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency. This brings the total award amount to $98,192. Dr. Judith Griggs, director Learning Skills Center, will administer the award.
  • Dr. Ira Buckner, Mylan School of Pharmacy, $4,000 from Lipella Inc., for student support in conducting research.