RELEASED: Mar. 23, 2001
DANVILLE, KY- Centre College has selected three members of
the faculty to assume endowed professorships. John C. Ward,
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College,
announced the appointments which begin with the 2001 fall term.
David Anderson will be the recipient of the Paul G. Blazer
Barbara Hall will receive the Charles T. Hazelrigg Professorship
in the Humanities. A veteran teacher, conductor and performer,
Hall directs Centre's choral program. She has been on the faculty
since 1980. Hall earned a bachelor's degree at the University
of Michigan, a master's degree from the University of North Carolina
at Chapel Hill and doctorate from Indiana University. In addition
to her contributions to the college as teacher and musician,
Hall served as Associate Dean from 1992 to 1998.
Jane Joyce will hold the Paul L. Cantrell Professorship in
the Humanities. Joyce is a professor of classics and has been
on the Centre faculty since 1978. Joyce played a key role in
establishing Centre's major in the classics and has played a
leadership role in the college's humanities program. She holds
a bachelor's degree from Bryn Mawr College and master's and doctoral
degrees in classics from the University of Texas at Austin. Joyce
is an accomplished translator of Latin texts in English, and
she is a published poet as well.
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