Emeritus College Trip to Charleston a Great Success

From the Pitt Street Bridge, Charleston, SC  photo taken by Imtiaz Haque The reviews are in, and it seems everyone really enjoyed the trip to Charleston for birding, viewing the wind turbine test facility, and visiting the Hunley submarine restoration. Oh yeah, we ate some great seafood, and engaged in some spirited shopping for antiques, […]

Sam Wang, Alumni Distinguished Professor Emeritus Honored

Centripetal Discovery–Lee Gallery October 10 to November 9 2022   Sam Wang, Alumni Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Visual Arts work is being showcased at the Lee Gallery October 10-November 9.  The Gallery is opened M-Th, 9am to 4:30pm. The Film Screening of “Sam Wang Centripetal Persistence” (2021 Best Multi-Cultural Film Award Winner) Directed by John […]

2022 Kenelly-Voss Distinguished Emeriti Award

Dr. M. Elaine Richardson Dr. M. Elaine Richardson was selected for the 2022 Kenelly-Voss Distinguished Emeriti Award. The diversity and depth of her post-retirement experiences are truly amazing! This Award would be a most fitting acknowledgement of her excellence and provide a powerful example of a life well-lived after retirement. I offer these examples to […]

2022 Emeritus College Research and Scholarship Recipient: Donald L. Collins

Donald L. Collins, Emeritus Professor in Planning and Landscape Architecture, College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities was selected as the 2022 Emeritus College Research and Scholarship Award recipient.  The award was established by the Emeritus College to recognize emeritus faculty members who continue to produce extraordinary research and scholarship, either in their discipline or in […]

Emeritus Day 2022

Emeritus Faculty Scrolls Ceremony On April 26th, the President and Provost recognized 28 new emeriti colleagues to the Emeritus College with scrolls, the numbers represent all eight colleges and 21 departments.   In addition, 25 special ranked faculty (senior lecturers, professors of practice, lecturers) retired and will join the Emeritus College.  The ceremony included the awarding […]

Professor Emeritus Named SFS Fellow!

John Morse, Professor Emeritus of Entomology, Named SFS Fellow   The Society for Freshwater Science (SFS) is an international organization whose members study freshwater organisms, biotic communities, physical processes that affect ecosystem function, linkages between freshwater ecosystems and surrounding landscapes, habitat and water quality assessment, conservation and restoration. SFS fosters the exchange of scientific information among […]

Professor Emerita Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

CU Emeritus College Logo of orange circle and purple mortar board

National College Learning Center Association Lifetime Achievement Award   Beginning with the Annual Conference in 2003, the NCLCA Executive Board has honored learning center professionals who have contributed an extraordinary amount of service to the learning center profession, including research, publications, service, and leadership. 2019 Recipient: Elaine Richardson Elaine Richardson earned her Bachelor of Science in […]

Professor Emerita Awarded the Virtue Family Exceptional Service Award

CU Emeritus College Logo of orange circle and purple mortar board

Dixie Goswami, Professor Emerita of English, honored by Middlebury College! Press Release 8/10/2019 from Middlebury College, Middlebury Vermont  RIPTON, Vt.   As the Middlebury Bread Loaf School of English enters  its Centennial year, the graduates of the Class of 2019 rejoiced in the 100th Commencement exercises on the evening of Saturday, August 10. Middlebury President, Laurie Patton, acknowledged […]

CU Emeritus College Featured in The Chronicle!

CU Emeritus College Logo of orange circle and purple mortar board

Clemson University’s Emeritus College was one of two institutions featured in a recent article in The Chronicle for Higher Education. The article titled After a Career in Higher Education, an Encore by Julia Piper, focuses on the University of Maryland-Baltimore County’s (UMBC)  Wisdom Institute and Clemson University’s Emeritus College. Click HERE to read the article in its […]

Musical Event at the College!

CU Emeritus College Logo of orange circle and purple mortar board

photo by Barry G. Richards Emeritus faculty were treated to some great live music on Wednesday, May 22 at the Emeritus College Meeting Room! The twenty-five attendees present were treated to some “Old Time” string tunes from a fantastic trio of musicians: Fred Switzer, lead guitar, race car driver, Professor of Psychology; Jeff Appling, rhythm […]