Herman Honored with Byler Award
Richard "Buzz" Herman, an award-winning University of Central Missouri professor whom colleagues praise for helping students and faculty members to grow as artists and scholars, will receive the 2013 Byler Distinguished Faculty Award. The longtime chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance will be honored during an award reception set for 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, in the Art Center Gallery. He also will be recognized during morning and afternoon Spring Commencement exercises Saturday, May 11 in the Multipurpose Building. All of these events are open to the public. The news release below has more information.