Dear friends, students, colleagues, and staff:
It gives me enormous happiness to be able to inform you that our colleague, teacher, and friend Professor Steve Rings has just been promoted to tenure. His position as Associate Professor with tenure in the Department of Music and the College will be effective as of July 1, 2012.
Thanks to all of you who participated in this very important process for your input, which has helped produce this very happy result. We wish Steve a very long and productive career at Chicago, and thank him deeply for all who's done to achieve this special milestone.