honorary society :
- n an institution for the advancement of art or science or literature
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- Academy of Arts and Sciences Head Sidelined by Resume Inquiry
The president of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences will take time off from the prestigious honorary society while an outside investigator reviews allegations that she has embellished her credentials for years, The Boston Globe writes.
June 7, 2013 - The Chronicle of Philanthropy
- Leslie Berlowitz, embattled chief of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, gives up reins during inquiry
The embattled chief of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences has “requested time away from her day-to-day activities” running the Cambridge honorary society while an outside law firm investigates reports that she inflated her resume for at least a decade. The academy board announced today that it has retained the Boston law firm of Choate Hall & Stewart to conduct an independent inquiry into ...
June 6, 2013 - Boston Globe