|Meetings and Ceremonies
|The Chapter President Academy of the Sigma
Tau Gamma national fraternity met by the James C. Kirkpatrick Room on
January 6. Speakers included University President Bobby Patton, Missouri
State Representative Deleta Williams, and Mr. William Bernier, Executive
Vice President of Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity.
|President Bobby Patton and his wife, Dr.
Eleanor Patton, honored the 2000 Byler Distinguished Faculty with a reception
on April 17 in the Access Services area of the library. This year's award
recipients were Dr. Novella Perrin and Dr. Ed See.
|The Student Government Association (SGA)
held their annual Excellence in Governance Award ceremony on April 19,
in the Read and Relax area of the library.
|Phillip Castleberry, SGA president, presented
U.S. Representative Congressman Blunt spoke of his mentor James C. Kirkpatrick
to a gathering of about 40 people. He is the 15th recipient of this award.Roy
Blunt (R-Springfield) with the award.
|The Missouri State Library held their Secretary's
Council on Library Development June 15, in the library's Bibliographic
Instruction Room 2441. Some of those in attendance at the meeting were
Sara Parker, State Librarian, Deleta Williams, Missouri Representative,
and University President Bobby Patton.