Hendrix Alumni Among Governor's Judicial Appointments

CONWAY, Ark. (November 26, 2012) - Two Hendrix College graduates recently received appointments by Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe.

  • H.G. Foster of Conway, a 1974 graduate, was appointed to the 20th¬†Judicial District, 1st¬†Division.
  • P. Luevonda Ross of Monticello, a 1986 graduate, was appointed to the Drew County District Court.

Foster's appointment is effective January 1, 2013. Ross will be sworn in immediately. Both appointments expire December 31, 2014.

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.