Contact: Brandon Hoyer
March 12, 2014 - The University of Memphis College of Education, Health and Human
Sciences Alumni Chapter will hold its third annual Hall of Fame Reception and Induction
Ceremony Tuesday, March 25, at 6 p.m. in the Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway Hall of Fame,
570 Normal St. The event will honor exceptional alumni and faculty from the University's
100-plus year history.
The 2013 Hall of Fame inductees include:
- Madan M. Birla, global speaker, consultant and trainer for executive education programs;
- Allyson Chick, 2013 Tennessee Teacher of the Year, teacher at Richland Elementary
- Joseph A. Clayton, former president of the Briarcrest Christian School System;
- Marvis LaVerne Kneeland-Jones, one of the "Memphis State Eight" and retired teacher;
- Sharon K. McNary, principal at Richland Elementary;
- Dr. Eli T. Morris, chairman of the board of Oasis of Hope; and
- Dr. Patricia H. Murrell, retired professor emeritus, University of Memphis Department
The cost is $35 per person for Alumni Association members or $40 for those who are
not yet members. Proceeds will benefit the chapter's Centennial Scholarship.
Reservations can be made by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or 901-678-1333 by March 18.