Our passages section pays tribute to those we have recently lost in our liberal arts family. Read on about the unique and inspirational lives of these individuals.

Lois Hunziker
Former Office Manager of Journalism and Media Communication

“Remembering Lois” by David Clark, former Department Chair

On the next to last page of the spring, 2015 issue of the CSU magazine for alumni and friends a name in the “In Memoriam” section brought a rush of memories. Hundreds of students and half a hundred faculty members who were in the department sometime between the late 1960s and 1990s remember Lois Hunziker with fondness and gratitude for her work and life ethic, sense of humor and encouraging manner. Read the full essay here.

Ron Williams
Professor Emeritus and former chair of Philosophy

“Remembering and Celebrating the Life of Ron Williams” by John Didier, Department Chair

Ron was a wonderful colleague, in the Department, across the College, and throughout the University and community. He was a delightful wit, a tremendously talented, wise, and knowledgeable philosopher.  His was a gentle, quiet soul, full of wry humor and deep insights. He always has been a wonderful friend and inspiration to many across the campus and throughout the community. Ron has embodied the soul of the true philosopher throughout his entire life. Read the full essay here.


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