The Lion's Roar

Sims Library director retires after 23 years

Library director Eric Johnson is retiring this semester after 23 years at the university. “I’m happy with what I’ve done over the years,” said Johnson.

Elana Guillory, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2020

After overseeing Sims Memorial Library for over two decades, the director is preparing to pass the torch.  Eric Johnson, director of Sims Memorial Library, is retiring this semester after 23 years at the university. The Connecticut native decided that after 55 years of working in libraries, he...

Faculty member to retire after over 20 years of service

Dr. Joan Faust smiles and poses in her Shakespeare corner, including her Shakespeare-themed doll and rubber duck. Dr. Joan Faust smiles and poses in her Shakespeare corner, including her Shakespeare-themed doll and rubber duck.

Briyana Anderson, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2020

A university faculty member, after over 20 years of service, is preparing to retire. Joan Faust, an English professor and undergraduate coordinator, will be retiring after the Spring 2020 semester. Faust commented on how she began teaching and gave an overview of her time at the university. “Like ...