Please join the CIS Department in offering their sincere congratulations to Chairman Bill Lin. Bill will retire in the fall of this year. Bill has been with our department since 1984. In 30 years of service to Buffalo State College and to our department Bill has participated in all aspects of Buffalo State life. This includes scholarship, service to the community and profession and of course teaching effectiveness. Bill became the Department Chair in 2008 and brought integrity, honesty, and fairness to the position. Bill oversaw the move to the New Technology Building in the fall of 2013. Bill has mentored students and colleagues alike. His dedication, determination, professionalism, and warmth will be missed. We are thankful and happy for Bill and wish him much health and happiness in his retirement.