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Berea College President Lyle Roelofs appointed Channell Barbour as vice president for Student Life. Barbour, who is currently serving as associate dean of Student Life, will replace Virgil Burnside upon his retirement June 30.
Berea College President Lyle Roelofs appointed Dr. Matthew Saderholm as dean of faculty following a recommendation of the dean selection committee. Saderholm succeeds Dr. Chad Berry, who has served as dean since 2011.
The Rodney C. Bussey Award of Special Merit will be presented to Virgil and Jackie Burnside. The Berea Alumni Loyalty Award will be presented to Peter S. Thoms.
Berea Magazine Features
When alumnus Michael Moore graduated from Berea in 1977 with a degree in business administration, his career trajectory was practicing law. More than 40 years later, he and his wife, Kennetha, pastor a church with a mission to eradicate homelessness in Birmingham.