The 43rd Annual CEA Awards & Retirement Banquet is quickly approaching. The banquet will take place on Friday, May 17, at the Hyatt Regency Columbus. Social hour will begin at 6 p.m. with the dinner starting at 7 p.m. If you are retiring and have not responded to attend the dinner, RSVP as soon as you can. Retirees and Senior Faculty Representatives are invited to attend this wonderful event at no cost. Additional tickets are $35 per person or a table of eight for $280. If you are retiring and have not received any information, call the CEA office at (614) 253-4731 and ask for Kathy Wilkes. You can also email her at