After 14 years of leadership at South Central College, recently retired President Keith Stover was awarded emeritus status by the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system Board of Trustees Wednesday in St. Paul.
Stover served as the president of SCC from 1999 until his retirement in June of 2013.
Emeritus status is a special honor for system employees who "have served with great distinction," according to MnSCU.
Stover is a native of Rapid City, S.D., and began his career as a teacher/coach. He has devoted his 41-year career to education.