At its annual meeting last October, the university's Board of Trustees approved an amendment to the university constitution that created two positions on the Board for members of the university staff. Elections were held March 6. Dixon Myers (elected by exempt staff) and Nickie Peardon (elected by non-exempt staff) will join the Board of Trustees.
The Society of Sewanee Scholars held its annual dinner celebrating outstanding teaching at the College. Six teachers were honored for significant contributions to the learning experiences of the Society members who nominated them: Eugenii Donev (Physics), Mindy Farris (Biology), Matthew Irvin (Medieval Studies), Nicole Noffsinger-Frazier (Psychology), John Reishman (English), and Katherine Theyson (Economics).
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- Sewanee staff member and Hall of Famer Bill Barry announces retirement
- Fifteen seniors initiated into Phi Beta Kappa