Alumnus Named Professor of the Year

CONWAY, Ark. (November 16, 2012) - Hendrix alumnus Dr. Mike Pinter, a math professor at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn., was recently named the 2012 Professor of the Year from the state of Tennessee by the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

Pinter, a 1981 Hendrix honor graduate, was selected from nearly 300 top professors in the United States.

For more information, read this article on the Belmont website.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the fifth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country's "Up and Coming" liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report. Hendrix is featured in the 2012 edition of the Princeton Review as one of the country's best 377 colleges, the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, Forbes magazine's annual list of America's Top 650 Colleges, and the 2013 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu.