2024  In Memoriamrss

  • May 23, 2024

    In Memoriam: Larry Polansky

    Composer, theorist, and professor emeritus Larry Polansky passed away on May 9, 2024 at age 69. Following a successful career in the music industry, Polansky (‘77, math and music) returned to the UC Santa Cruz campus in 2013 to join the Music Department faculty. He retired in 2019, but his years here left a lasting impact on his colleagues, students, and campus as a whole.

  • May 15, 2024

    In Memoriam: David Draper

    Remembering Professor of Statistics David Draper.

  • February 13, 2024

    In Memoriam: Frank Andrews, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

    With enormous gratitude, we celebrate the life of UC Santa Cruz Professor Emeritus Frank Andrews, who died of cancer on January 31, 2024, at age 91.