Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 4913Primary Sponsor: BaxleyType of Legislation: HRSubject: Coulter, Dr. Edwin M.Date Bill Passed both Bodies: Jun 03, 1992Computer Document Number: BR1/2744.ACIntroduced Date: Jun 03, 1992Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: Jun 03, 1992Last History Type: Introduced, adoptedScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Baxley M.O. Alexander T.C. Alexander Baker Bennett Cato Chamblee Cooper Cromer D. Elliott Hendricks Jaskwhich Jennings J.C. Johnson Marchbanks Mattos Riser Rogers Ross Snow Townsend Tucker Wilkins WrightType of Legislation: House Resolution
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 4913 House Jun 03, 1992 Introduced, adoptedView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO COMMEND DR. EDWIN M. COULTER, PROFESSOR EMERITUS OF POLITICAL SCIENCE AT CLEMSON UNIVERSITY, FOR HIS DISTINGUISHED CAREER AND HIS DEDICATED SERVICE TO HIS MANY STUDENTS AND TO WISH HIM WELL IN HIS RETIREMENT.
Whereas, Dr. Edwin M. Coulter, Professor of Political Science at Clemson University, is retiring after twenty-one years as a distinguished professor at Clemson University; and
Whereas, he graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Furman University in 1962 and received a Ph.D. in foreign affairs from the University of Virginia in 1965; and
Whereas, before joining the faculty at Clemson in 1971, Dr. Coulter was an associate professor at Arkansas State University and at Oklahoma College of Liberal Arts, his career spanning four decades of dedication and commitment to providing excellence in education; and
Whereas, during his career Dr. Coulter has been recognized on many occasions for his contributions in the field of government and political science and to the institutions in which he has taught; most recently he was honored by Clemson University which bestowed upon him the title of Professor Emeritus in Political Science; and
Whereas, Dr. Coulter has published a textbook, Principles of Politics and Government, which is used widely in colleges and universities across the country and which is currently undergoing its fifth printing; and
Whereas, throughout his academic career at Clemson Dr. Coulter has devoted his life and committed his talents to serving the university and the thousands of students he has taught; and
Whereas, many of his students have been not only educated and informed in matters of political science but he has motivated them to dedicate their professional lives to public service; and
Whereas, Dr. Coulter's influence on his students and enthusiasm in teaching have inspired many of his students to attain positions of influence in state, national, and international governance; and
Whereas, the House of Representatives is pleased to have this opportunity to commend Dr. Edwin M. Coulter on his distinguished career and dedicated service to his students, Clemson University, and the State of South Carolina. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives:
That the members of the House of Representatives by this resolution commend Dr. Edwin M. Coulter, Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Clemson University, for his distinguished career and dedicated service to his many students and wish him well in his retirement.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to Dr. Coulter.