WHEREAS, Winthrop University has been the benefactor of a combined total of two hundred sixty-seven years of dedicated service contributed by the ten faculty members honored by the proposal of emeritus status; and

WHEREAS, Winthrop University recognizes the loyal devotion of these faculty members who have dedicated themselves to teaching Winthrop University students; and

WHEREAS, Winthrop University expresses gratitude for the tireless efforts of these outstanding educators who have demonstrated a professional commitment to Winthrop University and higher learning;

THEREFORE, LET IT BE RESOLVED that the Winthrop University Board of Trustees does hereby recognize the following as having attained emeritus status at Winthrop University with all the rights and privileges bestowed thereunto: Dr. David A. Bradbard, Professor of Management; Dr. Lynne K. Dunn, Associate Professor of History; Dr. Douglas L. Eckberg, Professor of Sociology; Dr. April A. Gordon, Professor of Sociology; Dr. Patricia L. Graham, Professor of Education; Mr. D. Haney Howell, Associate Professor of Mass Communication; Dr. Lennart H. Kullberg, Professor of Chemistry; Dr. Heidar A. Modaresi, Professor of Psychology; Dr. Phil A. Thompson, Professor of Music; and Dr. Lawrence C. Timbs, Jr., Associate Professor of Mass Communication.

June 8, 2012