Earlier this semester, Myrna McGahan Wesley retired from the Department of Nutrition and Food Science, ending a career than spanned more than thirty-five years. Mrs. Wesley coordinated the first Human Environmental Sciences single parent project, procured grants, led curriculum development as director of undergraduate studies, and advocated for public policy and licensure. Throughout her career, she provided competence, character, and integrity in teaching, mentoring and advising.
Students, faculty, alumni, staff, and friends are invited to attend a retirement celebration Monday, April 14, 2008 from 4:30 until 6:30 p.m. The celebration will be held in Gorham Hall in the E.S. Good Barn on the campus of the University of Kentucky. RSVP's should be directed to Matt Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org by April 1. Congratulatory letters or cards may be sent electronically to email@example.com or by postal mail to Department of Nutrition and Food Science, University of Kentucky, 203 Funkhouser Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0054.