Professor of English John Bird was named the Margaret M. Bryant Professor for the Department of English. The Bryant professorship rewards outstanding teaching, scholarship and service to Winthrop and helps enrich the department through support of faculty. Created in 1997, the Margaret M. Bryant Professorship is given in memory of Winthrop's first graduate to earn a Ph.D.
Instructor of Human Nutrition Judy Thomas has been named to the state Panel for Dietetics by Gov. Nikki Haley. This panel is the state licensing board for dieticians in the SC Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation.
Her commission expires in May 2015.
The Rock Hill School District awarded AAAS's Kelly Scott with a volunteer award for her work with Ebinport Elementary School's Improvement Council.
S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley has appointed Associate Professor of Counseling Jennifer Jordan to the state Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists.
Professor of English Matthew Fike presented his paper, "Anima in Africa: H. Rider Haggard's She," at the International Association of Jungian Studies on June 29 in Phoenix, Arizona.
Professor of Fine Arts Marge Moody has a show opening Saturday, July 12, at the Progressive Eye gallery at UNC-Charlotte's City Center. A free opening reception will be from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday. The show, "Chroma: Lyrical Lines and Compulsive Color," will be on display during July.
Institutes of Health recently awarded a $360,000 grant to Winthrop University
biology faculty member Eric Birgbauer to continue his studies
on how the optic nerve grows and can possibly be regenerated.
06/23/2014Professor of Fine Arts Shaun Cassidy is one of the
people presenting in the McColl Center's Innovation Institute. The two-day
program teaches business leaders how to evolve and bring new mentality to their
work. You can read more about it in The Charlotte Observer.
Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations Jack Frost and
Director of New Media Everett Hutto presented an informative
session on video streaming live athletic events during the 2014 College Sports
Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Convention that was held this week at
the Marriott World Center Resort in Orlando, Florida.