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TXWES says farewell to retiring faculty

05.20.2021 | By: Texas Wesleyan University
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After years of service to the University, five esteemed faculty members retired from Texas Wesleyan University on May 31. We wish them the best as they start a new chapter.  

Each school was asked to prepare a video honoring their retiring faculty members.

  • Jerry Bierschenk, DMA, associate professor of music, 14 years of service
  • Jeffery DeLotto, Ph.D., professor of English, 38 years of service
  • Bruce McDonald, Ph.D., professor of philosophy & religion, 26 years of service
  • Ronnie McManus, Ph.D., professor of religion & ethics, 42 years of service
  • William Newton, Ed.D., associate professor of graduate education, 11 years of service
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At Texas Wesleyan, we have a rich history and a Texas-sized reputation. As stewards of the University, it is our responsibility to build a future as bright as our past.