Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Big Loss at BigU

Mr. B. is sorry to report the passing of Professor Marian Stankovich yesterday. She was a hard-working and pleasant person, a good researcher and a fine and conscientious teacher. She will be missed. This just in from the Department of Chemistry Web Site:

University Community Saddened by Death of Professor Marian Stankovich
The Department of Chemistry and the University community was saddened to learn of the death of Professor Marian Stankovich on Tuesday, June 19, 2007. Marian was a long-serving member of the department and university. She was a dedicated and sensitive mentor, a hard-working and well-respected scientist, and, to many of us, a friend. We all mourn her passing. Funeral arrangements are pending.

Added VI-26-07:

Further information about Marian is now available on the chemistry department website.