230 attend Celebration 2001
For immediate release
July 30, 2001
About 230 people attended Celebration 2001, a conference in Dallas July 19-21 on Christian higher education in Churches of Christ.
There are 19 colleges and universities related to Churches of Christ with regional accreditation in Texas, Oregon, Arkansas, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee, Mississippi, West Virginia, Oklahoma, California, Michigan and Nebraska.
The conference was a historic gathering of Christian faculty, staff and administrators. Speakers addressed topics designed to celebrate past achievements, address current efforts to integrate learning and faith in the curriculum and co-curriculum, and examine future opportunities and challenges.
Speakers from ACU included Dr. Royce Money, president, and Dr. Dwayne VanReeenen, provost, along with Dawn Alexander, Dr. Fred Aquino, Dr. Jeff Arrington, Dr. Cheryl Bacon, Dr. Fred Bailey, Mimi and Wayne Barnard, Susan Clark, Dr. Ed Coates, Dr. Mark Davis, Dr. David Dillman, Dr. Carley Dodd, Dr. Colleen Durrington, Dr. Doug Foster, Dr. Bill Fowler, David Gotcher, Susan Green, Jackie Halstead, Dr. Mark Hamilton, Melissa Johnson, Dr. Paul and Raye Lakey, Loretta Long, Erma Jean Loveland, Mark McCallon, Jack Maxwell, Dr. Steven Moore, Paul Morris, John Neill, Lynette Sharp Penya, Dr. Paul Piersall, Ted Presley, C.D. Pruett, Dr. Jack and Jeanene Reese, Ginna Sadler, Dr. Tim Sensing, Dr. Nancy Shankle, Dr. Pat Simpson, Vickie Smith, Dr. James Thompson, Jim Trietsch, Brenda Van Dunk, Dr. Bill Walton, Dr. Stephen Weathers, Dr. Jerry Whitworth, Dr. Chris Willerton and Dr. Thomas Winter.
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