Longtime English Professor Judith Clark celebrated her retirement yesterday with a party that drew just about everyone on campus. Although, she might have been the only one celebrating — Stephens is really losing a treasure. Dr. Clark is well known at Stephens not only for being a passionate teacher but also for making sure faculty policies are followed. And she’s been here for 45 years. Just think about that — women she taught when she first started here are now in their 60s.
Although I haven’t worked with her long (I did know her from my Trib days, though), I really have a lot of respect for her. But don’t just take my word for it. Here’s a video Corey Ransberg filmed for Dr. Clark’s retirement party featuring some of her closest friends and colleagues. Check it out: