There will be a reception to honor the retirement of Associate Director of Student Counseling Services David Rardin from 2:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday, December 10, in the Circus Room of the Bone Student Center. All faculty and staff are invited. Remarks will be at 3:30 p.m.

“David has dedicated himself to Illinois State University for 30 years, serving as the associate director of Student Counseling Services since 2002,” said Gail Trimpe-Morrow of Student Counseling Services. “David’s steadfast guidance and dedication to the well-being of the Redbird community have impacted the lives of many.  Please join us as we recognize David for his years of service to Illinois State University.”

Those who would like to submit a message or page for the commemorative book which will be presented to David, please send your submission to by December 1.  The book pages are 12 x 12 inches; 8.5 x 11 inch pages can easily be accommodated.

If you need a special accommodation to fully participate in this event, or for additional information, please contact Charles Titus Boudreaux at (309) 438-7879 or  An equal opportunity/affirmative action university encouraging diversity.