Retirement receptions to honor Becker-Cottrill, Dempsey

Retirement receptions honoring two longtime employees have been scheduled over the next few days.

A reception for Dr. Barbara Becker-Cottrill, who for 23 years has served as the executive director of the West Virginia Autism Training Center at Marshall, will take place Friday, July 26, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. in the Foundation Hall rotunda.

Paul Dempsey, a forty-plus year employee, will be celebrated for his service in the School of Music and Theatre Monday, July 29, from 2 to 4 p.m. in Smith Music Hall 107.

Everyone is cordially invited to attend these receptions and wish these retirees well.