Arthur E. Marley, 1969 – 2003
Professor of English
During the 2003 Commencement Ceremony, Arthur E. Marley was honored for his years of service by being appointed to Professor Emeritus Status. The May 22, 2003 Resolution appears below.
BE IT RESOLVED by those present that the following resolution has been recommended by the Executive Council, the President, the Faculty, and has been acted upon by the College’s Board of Trustees.
WHEREAS, we honor Professor Arthur E. Marley, long-time teacher, highly respected by his colleagues for his superior knowledge of Literature and Rhetoric; and
WHEREAS, we pay tribute to Professor Arthur E. Marley for thirty-four and one-half years of service, always committed to excellence in teaching and willingness to perform tasks that go beyond what could reasonably be expected; and
WHEREAS, Professor Arthur E. Marley is acknowledged by his students for his requirement that they excel with high standards and for his sincere concerns about their progress; and
WHEREAS, Professor Arthur E. Marley served with distinction in the English Department and introduced many new courses in the Humanities as well as advised the College’s literary magazine for thirty years; and
WHEREAS, Professor Arthur E. Marley has exhibited a true dedication to Mount Wachusett Community College’s mission and commitment to the highest principles of a Liberal Arts education.
BE IT THEREFORE RESOLVED, that Professor Arthur E. Marley be appointed Professor Emeritus of English at Mount Wachusett Community College with all rights, privileges, and responsibilities attendant to his appointment.