R. Rodney Howell, M.D. ’53, chairman emeritus at the University of Miami’s Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, has been re-elected chairman of the board of directors of the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Alan Duncan ’76, an attorney and partner in the Greensboro office of Smith Moore Leatherwood, has been honored by the North Carolina Bar Association’s Litigation Section with its Advocate’s Award.
Laura Turner Beyer ’93 has been appointed by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit to the position of U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Western District of North Carolina.
Mordecai Scott ’10, “in recognition of his extraordinary strength in overcoming many obstacles to give back to the community,” has been named one of 10 Jefferson Award GlobeChangers.