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In memoriam
Economist Carl Christ dies at 93
Published April 30, 2017
Trailblazing expert in econometrics spent more than 40 years at JHU, specialized in fiscal policy, government budget restraint
OBITUARY
Nat Creamer, of WSE's Center for Leadership Education, dies at 48
Published April 30, 2017
Center's head administrator was known for fostering a positive work environment
IN MEMORIAM
Nancy Norris-Kniffin dies at 77
Published April 30, 2017
Former MLA program director specialized in Southern literature, with particular emphasis on Faulkner, O'Connor
In memoriam
Pioneering oncologist Al Owens dies at 90
Published April 30, 2017
One-time president of The Johns Hopkins Hospital served as first director of what is now the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
In Memoriam
Book collector Robert Wilson dies at 94
Published April 30, 2017
His Gertrude Stein collection expected to be acquired by The Sheridan Libraries
IN MEMORIAM
Materials scientist Ted Poehler dies at 81
Published April 30, 2017
Poehler spent more than 60 years at Hopkins, as a student, scientist, and vice provost for research
In memoriam
Groundbreaking ophthalmologist
Published April 30, 2017
David A. Robinson, a founding member of JHU's Department of Biomedical Engineering who retired from the school in 1993, dies at 92
In memoriam
Bob Scott dies at 86
Published April 30, 2017
He coached Hopkins men's lacrosse team to seven national championships, led athletics department for more than two decades
In memoriam
Philip Zieve dies at 84
Published April 30, 2017
Hematologist was instrumental in facilitating physical redevelopment of what is today Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
In memoriam
'A giant in public health'
Published April 30, 2017
D.A. Henderson, former Bloomberg School of Public Health dean who led effort to eradicate smallpox, dies at 87