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In Memoriam: Donald Ainslie Henderson, 1928–2016

Donald Ainslie Henderson, MD, MPH ’60, a leader of the international effort to eradicate smallpox – considered one of public health’s greatest successes – and a former dean of what is now the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, died Friday. He was 87.

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Local Philanthropist and UC San Diego Supporter Conrad Prebys Dies

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University of California San Diego friend and supporter, Conrad Prebys died on Sunday, July 24, following a battle with cancer. The San Diego philanthropist and businessman was 82.

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Clarkson University Mourns Death of Renowned Chemist Egon Matijevic

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Clarkson University's Egon Matijevic passed away early on July 20 at the age of 94. Matijevic was considered a brilliant scholar whose prolific and inspired research helped shape the modern field of colloid and surface science, and established Clarkson as preeminent in the field.

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U of M to Award Honorary Degree to Prince

Board of Regents approved nomination today.

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Mourning Celebrity Deaths

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Muhammad Ali's Persuasive Language: Wake Forest University Expert

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Why Will Prince's Autopsy (and Others) Take Weeks to Complete?

The College of American Pathologists details the process of an autopsy that includes toxicology tests

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Coping with the Death of Prince, Icons

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Pioneer and Independent - Prince Defied Culture, Gender and Race

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Prince Will Be Remembered as One of Most Significant Artists in American Popular Music History

Prince was one of the most important artists in American popular music during the last two decades of the twentieth century.

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Prince’s Influence on Music on Par with Duke Ellington, Miles Davis

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Prince Was One of the Most Significant Artists in American Pop Culture

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MTSU Professor Discusses Legacy of Country Music Icon #Merlehaggard, Died Today at 79

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Remembering Late UW-Madison Zoology Professor Jack P. Hailman

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Jack P. Hailman, professor emeritus of zoology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and well-known experimentalist and animal behaviorist, died at home on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016. He was 79. Hailman’s UW-Madison career spanned 30 years, over which time he mentored and supported numerous colleagues, undergraduates and graduate students; edited the top journals in his field; and weaved together scientific disciplines that in his era were sometimes at odds.

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Former First Lady Nancy Reagan said NO to drugs but YES to stem cell research. Where are we now? @sbpdiscovery researcher explains

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Expert Available to Provide Analysis on Life of Famed Author Harper Lee

With the death “To Kill a Mockingbird” author Harper Lee, Florida State University English Professor Diane Roberts is available to provide context and analysis on Lee’s career and its impact on the literary world.

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Renowned Biochemist, Marcia I. Dawson, Has Died

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Marcia I. Dawson, whose pioneering research helped lay the groundwork for pro-apoptotic (programmed cell death) small molecules for the treatment of cancer, died recently at her home in Menlo Park, California.

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Notre Dame Faculty Mourn the Loss of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

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Three faculty members at the University of Notre Dame Law School who have clerked for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who died Feb. 13 at the age of 79, say he will be missed.







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