Three Named “Faculty Emeritus” at Board Meeting

May 9, 2017 | Campus News Inspiring Excellence

Thomas Dill, Vincent Niehaus and Kathleen Rust have been named Faculty Emeritus by the East Central College Board of Trustees.

The designation is an academic tradition intended to recognize the lasting impact of outstanding members of the faculty.

“The faculty being recommended represent an important part of the East Central College story,” said Dr. Robert Mahon, co-chair of the ECC Rank and Promotion Committee. “Their work in the classroom benefited countless students over many years.”

Honorees receive the title of Faculty Emeritus included in all college publications and materials, the option to attend commencement in full academic regalia, are eligible for tuition waivers for credit courses, get an invitation to campus social activities, receive a certificate noting the Emeritus appointment, receive a placement of their name on a plaque in a prominent location on campus, receive a campus identification card nothing the status and get an ECC email address