Six University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff employees will be honored during the annual Retiree Celebration at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Harbor Oaks Restaurant and Golf Club.

Six University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff employees will be honored during the annual Retiree Celebration at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Harbor Oaks Restaurant and Golf Club.

With a tenure of service ranging from 4.6 to more than 44 years, the 2011-2012 honorees are Valerie L. Colyard, chair/professor, Department of Human Sciences, School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences; William R. Detmers, professor, Department of Art, School of Arts and Sciences; Gary Godfrey, assistant professor, Department of Industrial Technology, School of Arts and Sciences; Peter W. Perschbacher, associate professor, Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries, School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences; Georgia Pryor, project program manager/assistant controller, Division of Finance and Administration; and Bettye J. Williams, professor/interim chair, Department of English, Theatre and Mass Communications, School of Arts and Sciences.

For information about the program, call 870-575-8476.