Faculty updates

Debra Dobkins, dean of The Women’s College, was initiated into the Phi Beta Kappa chapter at Agnes Scott College, a liberal arts college for women in Decatur, Georgia. She also gave the keynote address.

Didi Cassell, instructor of science, is going to teach in Duke’s Talent Identification Program from June 4 to July 28 at Austin College in Texas. She will be focusing mainly on forensic chemistry and biology, with some emphasis on anthropology and psychology during the course. The Duke TIP programs are “designed specifically for gifted students.”