Connecticut College recently honored three members of the community with the 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Service Awards, conferred each year on those who exemplify and uphold the legacy of Dr. King's work.
Faculty, staff and students are invited to meet President-elect Katherine Bergeron and her husband Joseph Butch Rovan on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at an informal gathering in Shain Library at 2 p.m.
For students and others not yet back from summer break, a second campus reception will be held on Sept. 19. (Details will be posted on the College calendar when they are available.)
The Board of Trustees elected Bergeron, a scholar of musicology and senior administrator at Brown University, as the 11th president of Connecticut College on Tuesday, Aug. 20. She will take office in January 2014 following the retirement of President Lee Higdon.