- The Winthrop Board of Trustees is expected to authorize a national search for DiGiorgio’s successor in April. The search process is expected to take 15 months.
- After concluding his 24th year as president, DiGiorgio in 2013 will become President Emeritus and Distinguished Service Professor at Winthrop. He and his wife, Gale, will continue to live in Rock Hill.
Winthrop University, "DiGiorgio Announces Plan For Summer 2013 Retirement" (2012). Winthrop News 2012. 43.