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Campus to honor those lost over the last year

By Public Public Affairs

As at the start of each academic year, the campus will hold a solemn gathering in memory of UC Berkeley staff, students, faculty, emeriti and retirees who passed away during the last year.

The 14th annual Campus Memorial will take place Wednesday, Sept. 9, from noon to 1 p.m. at the flagpole just west of California Hall. Chancellor Nicholas Dirks will officiate.

Those to be remembered are listed below; the list will be updated shortly before the memorial to make sure it is inclusive. If a person has been inadvertently omitted, please contact memorial organizers at . The names of people remembered at last fall’s ceremony are listed here .

In memoriam:

Academic and faculty

David Wessel, Music
Barbara White, Education
Earl Walls, Education


Evert Schlinger, Environmental Science, Policy, and Management
Tulio Halperin-Donghi, History
David Stoddart, Geography
Herbert Strauss, Chemistry
Warner Grubb, Education
Charles Townes, Physics
William Garrison, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Robert Cooper, Public Health
James Anderson, Anthropology
Victor Zackay, Engineering
Martin Graham, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Ian Sussex, Plant and Microbial Biology
Stephen Tollefson, Letters and Science
David Littlejohn, Journalism
Ernest Kuh, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Alan Curtis, Music


Evaughn Collier, IST
Lili Quick, Student Affairs/Lawrence Hall of Science
Terry Shaw, Lawrence Hall of Science
Leo Pivonka, Haas School of Business
Elizabeth Ruchenski, Integrative Biology
Adora Castaneda, University Library
Joyce Tucker, International House
Jeffrey Nealy, Public Affairs, University Relations
Laura Mulley, Letters & Science
Frank Orme, Physiology
Ronald Kos, Human Resources
LaVonne Clarine, Undergraduate Division
Theartis Herbert, IST
Walt Hagmaier, IST
Andrew Lee, International Office
Lisa Decarbonel, Law
Barbara Morgan, IST

Undergraduate students

Michael McWaid, Letters & Science
Zachary Bradkey, Natural Resources
Paul Hanson, Letters & Science
Selam Sekuar, Letters & Science
Barry Moores, Haas School of Business
Apoorve Agarwal, Letters & Science
George Tak-Shing Shum, Letters & Science
Eloi Ivan Vasquez-Margolin, Letters & Science
Bryson Young, Letters & Science