Kingston-Mann Student Achievement Awards

for Excellence in Diversity/Inclusion Scholarship

Award Committee Members

EMMANUEL COLLEGE

Matthew Elliott Matthew Elliott Chair of the English Department
  Monique-Adelle Callahan English Department

RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE

  Gerri August Department of Education
  Maria Lawrence Elementary Education Department

LESLEY UNIVERSITY, College of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies

  Marjorie Jones (co-director) Department of Education
  Arlene Dallalfar Department of Sociology

MASSASOIT COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Sawsan Zahara Sawsan Zahara Department of Modern Languages
Panteha Sanati-Zaker Panteha Sanati-Zaker Department of Humanities and Fine Arts

UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS BOSTON

  Esther Kingston-Mann History Department
  Ping-Ann Addo Department of Anthropology
  Lusa Lo (co-director) College of Education and Human Development

UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS DARTMOUTH

  Gloria de Sa Sociology, Anthropology, and Crime and Justice Studies
Viviane Saleh-Hanna Viviane Saleh-Hanna Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Crime & Justice Studies

UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS LOWELL

  Deina Abdelkader Peace and Conflict Studies
  John Wooding Department of Political Science

UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
Committee Member to be named

The awards are named for Esther Kingston-Mann, former director of UMass Boston's Center for Innovative Teaching (CIT) and founding director of The New England Center for Inclusive Teaching. Publications include: A Diversity Research Initiative: How Students Become Researchers, Change Agents, and Members of a Research Community (Boston, 1999), Achieving Against the Odds: How Academics Become Teachers of Diverse Students, co-edited with Tim Sieber (2003), and Teaching, Learning, Diversity: Just Don't Call It Epistemology! The Discourse of Sociological Practice (2004).