IN THIS ISSUEAlumni Spotlight
Meet a Student
The Alumni Association now offers an easy and convenient way to read and submit class notes and milestones online to share with former classmates. Online class notes supplement alumni news in the Winthrop Magazine and offer a more convenient way to submit updates and can include recent photos to enhance your alumni news. Submissions may be included in future editions of the Winthrop Update or Winthrop Magazine.
Boone, N.C., resident Matthew Jenkins ’05 plans to run 760 miles across North Carolina this summer to raise awareness and money for youth organizations that have recently lost funding due to state budget cuts. Follow his progress here.
Greensboro, N.C., resident Kaye Childress Rhodenhiser ’96 recently earned a master of science degree in communication sciences and disorders from East Carolina University.
Having successfully defended his dissertation, Columbia, S.C., resident Carl Wells ’87 earned a doctor of philosophy in health services policy management with an emphasis in human resources from the University of South Carolina. The dissertation topic was the "Effects of Stress on Clerical Physical and Emotional Health Status."
Anna Altman Boyd ’05 of Enid, Okla., and her husband, Adam, recently welcomed a son, Samuel Walker, on Aug. 16, 2009.
Sandra Henderson Barbour ’70 retired from Northeastern Technical College in after 31 years and is now employed at Horry-Georgetown Technical College. She and her husband, Stephen, split their time between their homes in Surfside Beach and Cheraw, S.C
Alumnae from the class of 1960, who recently celebrated their 50th reunion, signed prints of Tillman Hall and delivered the keepsakes to former faculty/staff Eleanor Foxworth ’41 and Alice Love. Rosa Cherry ’60, right, delivered the print to Foxworth, who is now 89 years old.
To read more class notes or share your latest accomplishments, visit the Class Notes page today. If you are not a member of the alumni online community, request your constituent I.D. Please note that you must register as an alum on the new online community in order to view class notes. It takes about 10 minutes to register the first time.
5/28-5/29 - Athletics: Track and Field NCAA East Region
Through 5/29 - Athletics: Big South Conference Baseball Championship
6/3 - Alumni: WU at the Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens in Cincinnati, Ohio, 6-10 p.m.
Through 6/4 - Maymester
6/12 - Alumni: Winthrop Goes to Piccolo Spoleto, Brittlebank Park in Charleston, S.C., 2-6 p.m.
6/14 - Admissions: Student Orientation 2010 (summer) - Four sessions begin June 14
6/14 -Admissions: Family Orientation 2010 (summer) - Four sessions begin June 14
Through 6/18 - Winthrop Galleries: “Preparing for Ed: The Art and Artifacts of Edmund Lewandowski – Precisionist”
8/18 - Admissions: Orientation 2010 (fall) - Session V begins Aug. 18
8/23 - Convocation, 4 p.m., Byrnes Auditorium
8/24 - Classes begin
8/27 - DiGiorgio Campus Center Open House, 2-5 p.m.