Six retired Lincoln Land Community College professors were named with the distinguished honor of faculty emeritus recently. Nominations for the faculty emeritus honor are submitted by current faculty. To be eligible for the honor of faculty emeritus, a faculty member must have served a minimum of 20 full-time years at LLCC and be retired one full academic year. Faculty emeriti are selected based on their high levels of competency in the following areas: effective classroom teaching, leadership and service to the college, and leadership and service to the community and profession.
The following retired LLCC professors were recognized:
Leslie Dickson, nursing, 1990-2012
Mary Fortner, English, 1982-2014
Maria Teresa Holcomb, Spanish, 1985-2011
Art Meyer, economics, 1985-2012
Lyndell Robinson, biology, 1993-2013
Mary Wheeler, English, 1978-2013