The Department of Foreign Languages hosted
a workshop on “Foreign
Language Teaching with Technology,” September 26-27
at the College. It was sponsored by LVAIC and Houghton Mifflin
Co., in partnership with the International Association for
Language Learning Technology and the American Council for
the Teaching of Foreign Languages.
The workshop showcased
the new technology facilities of the Priscilla Payne Hurd
Academic Complex. (All the participants
complimented Moravian and CIT on our wonderful facilities!)
Participants included associate professors Joanne
Carmen Ferrero-Pino, and Mildred
assistant professor Nilsa Lasso-von Lang; visiting professors
Mirta Pimentel and Margaret Snyder; visiting instructor
Dawn Walck; and adjunct instructor Janet
organizer and liaison.
Librarians Rita Berk and Dorothy
Glew, with librarians from Lehigh and DeSales Universities,
organized a one-day
on “Information Literacy Across the Curriculum,” October
13 at the College. It was sponsored by LVAIC and the
Pennsylvania Library Association. More than 70 academic
southeastern Pennsylvania attended. Curt Keim, dean of
academic affairs, gave the introductory talk.
assistant professor of nursing, has been certified
through the American Nurses Credentialing
as a clinical specialist in psychiatric and mental-health
Joel Wingard, professor of English, participated
in a panel with writing program administrators from West
and Neumann College on the state of writing program
administration in Pennsylvania and the mid-Atlantic
region, at the English
Association of Pennsylvania State Universities, October
23 at West Chester University. They discussed writing-across-the-curriculum
courses and staffing issues for cross-disciplinary
Barbara Bedics, who has
been in charge of the student mailroom for many years and
31 years of service
at the College
overall, has been named interim mailroom supervisor.
Not content with their Moravian courses,
music students Jessica Setley ’04,
Jonestown, Tracy Smith ’04, Alburtis,
Bloomfield, New Jersey, also play in the Lehigh
University Orchestra, where InCommon spied them during
the October 25
all-Berlioz concert. Jess and Heather are violins,
Laura second clarinet, Tracy flute and piccolo.
winter break, the orchestra will tour Brazil.
2003 Alumni Award recipients
Carol Mooney Kemp ’80, Benigna Education Award.
Judith Share Yaphe ’66, Comenius Award.
Ivan Backer ’49, Haupert Humanitarian Award.
Michelle Litzenberger Trent ’93, Emerging Leader Award.
April Major ’93, Young Alumni Achievement Award.
Class of 1937, which has 38 living members, was cited for
the highest participation in class giving,
and the Class of 1948 gave the largest class gift.
the association has created two honorary alums: Mayo
Lanning, associate professor emeritus of
business, and trustee Fred Reinhard.