Cambridge’s Meg Bond, of the University of Massachusetts at Lowell, has been named the 2018 Distinguished University Professor for her research on workplace sexual harassment and efforts to transform organizations into more welcoming, equitable environments.
Richelle A. Robinson, who died July 23 after an assault on Cambridge Street, will be buried at 1 p.m. Friday at St. Paul AME Church, with services made easier for her family through a show of love and sorrow on a crowdfunding campaign page.
Sam Bixler, a Denver native who lived in Cambridge, Massachusetts, died Feb. 14, 2018, after a struggle with complications of brain trauma caused when he was struck by a car while walking home on the morning of Jan. 13. He was 29.
More than $65,000 was raised Thursday at the Friends of Cambridge Rindge and Latin School’s second Annual Bash, by turns lively and touching and called “a love fest for the high school, our many community supporters and supporters-to-be.”
The Kendall Square Association named C.A. Webb its president today. She said she arrives with plans in place to make the tech destination more welcoming to all, and with “more ambitious plans” that include helping improving mass transit to the square via the MBTA.