Michelle Sabick Appointed Dean of the Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science

Michelle Sabick

Michelle Sabick has been named the new dean of the Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Denver. She will begin her new role on March 1, 2021. Most recently, Sabick served as the as dean of the Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology at Saint Louis University (SLU).

An expert in the biomechanics of the shoulder and elbow, medical device development, and engineering education, Sabick received her Ph.D. in biomedical engineering from the University of Iowa. She worked at several of Colorado’s top educational and medical institutions, including as an affiliate and adjunct faculty member at Colorado State University and the Colorado School of Mines, and as senior staff scientist at the world-renowned Steadman Hawkins Sports Medicine Foundation in Vail.

“Dr. Sabick brings to the University of Denver exceptional leadership skills, a commitment to the future of research, teaching, and learning in the engineering

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Jacqueline Stewart Appointed Chief Artistic and Programming Officer of the Academy Museum

Jacqueline Stewart Appointed Chief Artistic and Programming Officer of the Academy Museum

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures today announced that scholar, programmer, and educator Jacqueline Stewart has been named Chief Artistic and Programming Officer. In this new executive position, Stewart will lead strategy and planning for the Academy Museum’s curatorial, educational, and public programming initiatives, including exhibitions, screenings, symposia, publications, workshops, and K-12 programs. Stewart will join the museum in January 2021 and will report to the Director and President of the Academy Museum, Bill Kramer.

Bill Kramer said, “Jacqueline Stewart is a powerful leader in the film world. Her inspiring history of scholarship, teaching, programming, building community partnerships, and archival work combined with her dedication to inclusivity and accessibility make her an ideal leader for the museum. With her remarkable ability to engage the public and her commitment to showcasing the diverse and fascinating history of the movies, she will be a vital part of our mission to advance the

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