Eleven Northwestern Oklahoma State University faculty and staff were honored for their years of service at a reception Thursday, May 6, 2021.
The 2020 retirees include Dr. Ramona Bartlow, Professor Emeritus of Nursing; Dr. Ralph Bourret, Professor Emeritus of Business; Dr. Kay Decker, Professor Emeritus of Sociology; Dr. Deena Fisher, Professor Emeritus of History and Dean Emeritus of the Woodward Campus; Dr. Chandler Mead, Professor Emeritus of Health and Sports Science Education; and Annette Schwerdtfeger.
The 2021 retirees include Debbie Ackerman; Dr. Mary Brune, Associate Professor Emeritus of Nursing; Roxann Clark, Instructor Emeritus of Education; Janet Cook; and Dr. Colleen Golightly, Associate Professor Emeritus of Education.
The watches and plaques presented to retirees are funded by John and Margaret Barton’s generous endowment. The Bartons are Northwestern alumni. John taught at Northwestern for nearly 30 years.