Member News 

New Names and Organizational Changes
Addam’s University Bookstore, Greensboro, NC, closed in March. The Follett-managed location served the University of North Carolina-Greensboro since 1985.
Awards and Achievements
Frank Farias, associate vice president for student affairs and enrollment manager at the University of Arizona, Tucson, received the Billy Joe Varney Award for Excellence from the institution. The award is presented to a university employee with at least 15 years of service who “merits special recognition for a career of dedicated service to the university, its employees, and the community.”
Jon A. Levin, owner and chairman, University Book Store Inc. dba Varney’s Book Store, Manhattan, was honored by Ingram’s business magazine as one of the 50 people Kansans should know and was also selected to receive the APDesign Distinguished Service Award during the Kansas State University graduation ceremony. Levin, a former member of the NACS Board of Trustees, is being recognized for his years of leadership of Varney’s and its focus on the success of KSU students.
Forrest Halford retired in April as book department manager at the WKU Store, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green. He worked at the store for 24 years, serving as trade books associate for three years, book department manager for 16, and the last five as assistant director of educational materials.
Rosalba Pedreira, administrative assistant, retired from the University of Central Florida Computer Store on April 1. She worked at the store since 2003. 


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