Philosophy Professor Dr. Erin McCarthy Receives Award

At the annual conference of ASIANetwork, Dr. Erin McCarthy received the Van J. Symons award for service to the organization. The award she was given is the greatest honor the organization bestows on its members.  Van J. Symons was a founder and long term Executive Director of the organization before his retirement several years ago.  Dr. McCarthy has served on the Board of the organization, and is a past Chair of the Board of Directors.  For the past six years, she and Dr. Lisa Trivedi have co-edited the organization's journal, ASIANetwork Exchange: a Journal for Asian Studies in the Liberal Arts.