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Honors and Awards
  • Selected as one of the 101 Connectors by Leadership Philadelphia

  •  Seleced as Most Visionary member of the Center for Progressive Leadership Fellowship class of  2006.

  • Selected as a recipient of the Community Action Award by the Historic Preservation Society for WMAN’s efforts to preserve the Nugent and Johnson Buildings in West Mt. Airy.

  • Selected as a Hometown Hero by the Philadelphia, 76ers for 2003. for work with West Mt. Airy Neighbors

  • Chosen the Outstanding Member of the Faculty for 1985-1986 by the Associated Students of the University of Alaska.

  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1976.

  • Victor Lloyd Butterfield Prize,  (for scholarship, leadership and character), Wesleyan University 1976


  • Faculty Curriculum and Instructional Development Grants, UNC Charlotte, 1988, 1991, 1993, 1994

  • Faculty Research Grants, UNC Charlotte, 1988, 1989, 1992; University of Alaska - Fairbanks, 1984.

  • U.S. Bicentenntial Commission Grant to direct College-Community Forum on Congress, The Presidency and Democracy: Looking Forward and Looking Back, 1989.