Dr. Harry Shucker received his B.A. degree in history from Furman University in 1966, his M.Ed. in Student Personnel Services in August of 1972 from the University of Georgia and his Ed.D. in Student Personnel Services from the University of South Carolina in 1987. After returning from duty in Vietnam in 1968, he worked at Furman for 40 years holding various administrative posts. Harry retired as Vice President for Student Services in December, 2007 after 22 years in that position. During his career in higher education, he made numerous presentations to professional organizations, corporations, and community groups as well as serving as a keynote speaker on several occasions. Dr. Shucker and his wife, Pam, a writer, naturalist, and science teacher, have two children and two grandchildren.