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Stamper Honored with Distinguished SACS Award

The president and board of trustees of the College Commission of SACS presented the Distinguished Service Award to Jim Stamper (Education) at the annual meeting on Dec. 5 in Orlando, Fla.  Dr. Stamper was recognized for being a member of a record 40 committee visits to all the 13 southern states and for chairing 28 of those visiting committees.  Further, his SACS committee service on the Criteria and Reports Committee and on the Principles Revision Committee was recognized. Some 4,200 delegates were present at the annual meeting.