Kennesaw State University says goodbye to 21 retirees

KENNESAW‚ Ga. (May 18‚ 2007) — Family‚ friends‚ faculty and staff members…

Georgia (May 18, 2007) — Kennesaw State University says goodbye to 21 retirees

Stacey Moore


Director of University Relations
Frances Weyand Harrison

Contact: Stacey Moore‚ 770−423−6203 or

KENNESAW‚ Ga. (May 18‚ 2007) — Family‚ friends‚ faculty and staff members recently came together to celebrate the retirement of 21 Kennesaw State University employees during an annual reception held in the Social Sciences Building.

The following is a list of the retirees‚ the department they worked in at the time of their retirement as well as their years of service:

Jeffrey Anderson‚ Communications – 11 years
Sandra Bancroft‚ Career Services – 15 years
Peter Blanar‚ Building Services – 12 years
Wanda Blanar‚ Bookstore – 11 years
Norma Sue Caudill‚ Registrar – 16 years
Roberta Griffin‚ Visual Arts – 22 years
William Hamrick‚ Registrar – 19 years
Deborah Head‚ Institutional Research and Information Management – 22 years
Harriet Hill‚ Bookstore – 20 years
Harry Lasher‚ Graduate Business Programs – 23 years
Steven McCullagh‚ Biology and Physics – 19 years
Vanice Roberts‚ Health and Human Services – 30 years
Beverly Samuelson‚ Continuing Education – 10 years
S. Alan Schlact‚ Accounting – 26 years
Ann Smith‚ Educational Leadership – 18 years
Elizabeth Stover‚ Registrar – 15 years
Nancy Stroud‚ History and Philosophy – nine years
Suzanne Talbott‚ Visual Arts – 12 years
Barbara Karcher‚ Sociology and Criminal Justice – 32 years**
Robert W. Hill‚ English – 22 years
Lawrence Duck‚ Postal and Distribution Center – 10 years

**Indicates the highest number of years of service.

For further information‚ please contact Stacey Moore at 770−423−6343.


A member of the 35−unit University System of Georgia‚ Kennesaw State University is a comprehensive‚ residential institution with a growing student population approaching 20‚000 from 132 countries. The third−largest university in Georgia‚ Kennesaw State offers more than 60 graduate and undergraduate degrees‚ including a new doctorate in education.



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