Retirement Archives

Serena Williams announces her retirement from tennis

August 18, 2022

Tennis legend Serena Williams announced her retirement in a Vogue article published Tuesday, August 9, 2022. “I have never liked the word ‘retirement’,” Williams wrote. “Maybe the best word to describe what I’m up to is ‘evolution.’ I’m here to tell you that I’m evolving away from tennis, toward other things that are important to… [Read More]

Dominican Center director was a quiet force

September 23, 2021

Sister Patricia Rogers retires after years of leadership in Amani neighborhood. Sister Patricia Rogers, 72, believes in the power that comes from having high expectations for people. As a child, she grew up in Arkansas, where her mother was an active member of the NAACP and fondly dubbed “the Rosa Parks of Fort Smith.” Rogers… [Read More]

National school choice advocate Howard Fuller to retire from Marquette

July 9, 2020

Howard Fuller, former superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools and nationally known advocate for school choice, is retiring after decades at Marquette University, where he served as a distinguished professor of education and founder and director of its Institute for the Transformation of Learning. The university announced his decision in a statement Friday, June 19, 2020… [Read More]