A farewell reception honoring UAFS Chancellor Paul B. Beran and First Lady Janice Beran will take place at 5 p.m. Aug. 23 in the lobby of Windgate Art & Design, located at 535 N. Waldron Road.

Earlier this month, Beran announced his resignation as chancellor at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith to accept a position as executive director of the South Dakota Higher Education Board of Regents. His last day at UAFS is Aug. 31.

The event is free and open to the public. For questions, contact the UAFS Foundation at foundationevents@uafs.edu or 479-788-7131.