College Awarded Mellon Foundation Grant

Sarah Lawrence College

Sarah Lawrence College has been awarded an $800,000 grant from The Mellon Foundation to support new faculty appointments in the humanities and social sciences over the next five years.

New faculty members will be designated "Mellon Scholars." Appointments will be made in Latin American History, Islamic History and Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Classics and Linguistic Anthropology. "The opportunity to move forward in new and exciting curricular areas does much for the health and well-being of the College," noted college President Michele Myers.