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In Memoriam: A. Dale Tussing, Revered Professor and Activist
In Memoriam: Life Trustee Samuel V. Goekjian ’52
After graduating with a degree in history from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and the College of Arts and Sciences, Goekjian remained an engaged alumnus, a trusted advisor to leadership, and an active board trustee and philanthropist—all in service to his alma mater. Goekjian passed away on Dec. 9, 2022, at the age of 95.
In Memoriam: Life Trustee, Maxwell Alumnus and Distinguished Professor Emeritus Walter Broadnax
Public service isn’t about something you do today and then you’re done. It’s about improving our society, improving the world…for the people that live in it.” Words attributed to Walter Broadnax G’75 that defined the way he approached life, education, work and volunteer service. The esteemed Syracuse University alumnus, professor, trustee and benefactor passed away on Dec. 2, 2022, at the age of 78.
Prominent Higher Education Leader, Alumna Molly Corbett Broad ’62, H’09 Remembered
Molly Corbett Broad ’62 B.A. (Econ), H’09, a Syracuse University alumna who became a nationally renowned higher education leader and advocate, died Jan. 2. She was 81. Broad was a longtime member of the Maxwell Advisory Board.
In Memoriam: Peter T. Marsh, ‘Gifted Teacher, Accomplished Scholar’
In Memoriam: Charles Willie G’57, H’92, A Champion for Social Justice
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In Memoriam: Longtime Economics Professor Susan Gensemer
In Memoriam: Vernon L. Greene, Pioneer in the Study of Aging
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In Memoriam: Joseph Strasser, ‘Forever an Important Figure in our History’
He was among the Maxwell School’s most generous benefactors.
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In Memoriam: Montgomery Meigs, Retired General and Former Bantle Chair
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