Messenger - Vol. 4, No. 2, Page 11 1995 Trustee emeritus J. Bruce Bredin, center, a member of the University's Board of Trustees for 37 years, was honored by the board with the title trustee emeritus when he retired in December. In its resolution, the board noted that during his chairmanship from 1982-88, Bredin, an "elegant friend and benefactor," "sustained and strengthened the University though periods of enormous growth and change." Shown with Bredin are Edward G. Jefferson, former vice chairman of the board of trustees, left, and Andrew B. Kirkpatrick Jr., chairman of the board, right.