Dr. Allison Ambrose, associate dean of the College of Business and a professor of accounting, presented the address to graduates at the winter 2014 commencement ceremony on Saturday Dec. 13.
The Ambrose community congratulated 12 faculty and staff who will transition into retirement.
Several faculty received promotion and tenure and four others received emeritus status.
Staff Assembly sponsored two donation drives in 2014-15.
In addition to supporting and teaching hundreds of SAU students, several faculty and staff members have been hitting the books themselves to earn their graduate degrees.
Dan Ebener, DBA, received the Yves Congar Award.
Joe McCaffrey's teaching career spans 50 years — and he's not slowing down
"Where the River Bends," composed by William Campbell
Meet Andrea Iavarone, MSW, LCSW, who is in her second year adjunct teaching social work classes at SAU. In addition to her Ambrose work, Iavarone also is months away from completing her PhD.
Ray Shovlain became the 87th coach in all of college basketball to achieve 600 wins.