University News
For Immediate Release: 
May 13 2013

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Office of Advancement May 14, 2013
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312, news@concord.edu
www.concord.edu

 

CONCORD UNIVERSITY CLASSROOM BEING RENAMED IN MEMORY
OF PROFESSOR OF MATHEMATICS EMERITA MARY EDNA BECKETT

ATHENS, W.Va. – A classroom in Concord University’s Science Building is being renamed in memory of a professor who taught there.

Science 105 will be renamed as a tribute to Professor of Mathematics Emerita Mary Edna Beckett for her commitment to the University and the Mathematics and Computer Science Department for more than 45 years.

A dedication ceremony will be held on Friday, May 17, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. on the first floor of the Science Building. A reception will follow the ceremony.

The Mathematics and Computer Science Department is in the process of purchasing a cabinet to place in the hallway with memorabilia from Miss Beckett’s years of service at Concord. Donations would be appreciated and may be sent to the Concord University Foundation, Inc., P O Box 1405, Athens, WV 24712. Please mark for Mary E. Beckett Cabinet Fund.

Individuals who have mementos to include in the cabinet, may contact Janet Heaton at 304-384-5327 or bring them to the dedication ceremony.


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if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.

 

PO BOX 1000, VERMILLION ST., ATHENS, WV 24712.