WHEREAS, Winthrop University has been the benefactor of a combined one hundred twenty-five total of years of dedicated service contributed by the seven 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. Rebecca Evers, Professor of Special Education; Dr. James McKim, Professor of Computer Science; Dr. Mark Mitchell, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership; Dr. Anne Olsen, Associate Professor of Computer Science; Dr. Peter Phillips, Professor of Biology; Dr. Marilyn Sarow, Professor of Mass Communication; and Dr. Martha Spears, Professor of Management.

June 19, 2015