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#TexasTech Pop Culture Expert Says #JamesGarner Was Among Last of Old School TV Stars

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Memorial Service Arrangements for Dr. Maya Angelou

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Dr. Maya Angelou’s family has arranged a memorial service in Wake Forest University’s Wait Chapel on Saturday, June 7 at 10 a.m.

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Angelou’s Legacy Will Continue to Inspire for Generations

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Colleague and Friend: Angelou Captured the Resilience of African American Life

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Poet, National Book Award Nikky Finney Statement on Death of Maya Angelou

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Nikky Finney, the John H. Bennett, Jr. Chair of Southern Literature and Creative Writing at the University of South Carolina, can discuss the life and legacy of poet and author Maya Angelou. Contact Peggy Binette to coordinate an interview.

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Wake Forest University Statement on Dr. Maya Angelou

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Today members of the Wake Forest University community mourn the loss of beloved poet, author, actress, civil rights activist and professor Dr. Maya Angelou.

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Gary S. Becker, Nobel-Winning Scholar of Economics and Sociology, 1930-2014

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Nobel Laureate Gary S. Becker, 83, of the University of Chicago, died May 3 following complications from a recent surgery. He made historic changes to the study of economics and the social sciences.

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Philosopher Ted Cohen, 1939-2014

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Ted Cohen, professor in Philosophy and the College at the University of Chicago, died Friday, Mar. 14 after a brief hospitalization. He was 74.

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Gregory L. Hillhouse, Synthetic Chemist, Influential Mentor, 1955–2014

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Gregory L. Hillhouse, University of Chicago chemistry professor and mentor extraordinaire, died March 6 of cancer at his home in Chicago. He was 59.

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In Memoriam: Arthur M. Wolfe 1939-2014

Arthur M. Wolfe, an American astrophysicist who for a decade directed the Center for Astrophysics and Space Sciences at the University of California, San Diego and achieved widespread recognition for his discoveries about star formation and the early universe, died on February 17 following a battle with cancer in La Jolla, Calif. He was 74.

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