John McMordie was a member of the class of 2015 and would have received his coterminal degree in mechanical engineering in 2017. He is being remembered as a natural leader, innovative engineer and inspiring teacher and mentor.
Ingram Olkin applied new and innovative statistical models to uncover new insights in behavioral, medical and social sciences, and is best known for developing statistical analyses for evaluating education policies. He was also an ardent supporter of improving the stature of women in the field of statistics.
"What I most enjoy is seeing students, particularly those who have had difficult kinds of financial problems, graduate and go on to successful careers," Huff said in a 1991 interview with "Campus Report." "That's what makes it all worthwhile."
Herbert Abrams' multi-faceted career embraced patient care, teaching and medical research as well as a passionate advocacy for world peace. A memorial will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at the Arrillaga Alumni Center.