Eight distinguished faculty members, with more than 215 years of combined service to SMU, have retired or will retire with emeritus status during the 2011-12 academic year. Congratulations to the following professors:

• Andrew H. Chen, Professor Emeritus of Finance, Cox School of Business (1983 to 2012)

• John C. Holbert, Lois Craddock Perkins Professor Emeritus of Homiletics, Perkins School of Theology (1979 to 2012)

• Chun H. Lam, Associate Professor Emeritus of Finance, Cox School of Business (1981 to 2012)

• G. Reid Lyon, Professor Emeritus of Education Policy and Leadership, Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development (2008 to 2012)

• John Maguire, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences (1973 to 2012)

• Mogens V. Melander, Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics, Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences (1989 to 2011)

• C.W. Smith, Professor Emeritus of English, Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences (1985 to 2012)

 Michael F. van Breda, Associate Professor Emeritus of Accounting, Cox School of Business (1981 to 2012)