- During Winthrop’s April 26 Faculty, Staff, Retirees Awards Ceremony, the university honored 24 retirees, 50 employees for service to the state of South Carolina and five employees for service to the university or community.
- The honored retirees have collectively provided 463 years of service to the state of South Carolina and Winthrop.
- Jean Silagyi-Rebovich received the Richardson Award and Eddie Lee earned the Faculty Student Life Award.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Recognizes Employees for Service, Outstanding Work at Annual Awards Ceremony" (2016). Winthrop News 2016. 110.