The BC Flag (Main Mall and Agronomy Road) will be lowered on Wednesday, December 11, in remembrance.
Dusing, K.A. (Ann) – passed away on November 28, 2013. Professor Emeritus Dusing was a UBC alumna, and taught in the Classics Department until her retirement in 1998. A pioneer in telling the story of women in antiquity and making the details relevant to modern life, she was awarded the Killam Teaching Prize in 1997. A celebration of Ann’s life is planned for January 24, 2013. Please contact the Department of Classical, Near Eastern, and Religious Studies for more information.
Shapiro, Moshe – passed away on December 3, 2013 in Israel. Professor Shapiro was Canada Research Chair in Quantum Control in the Department of Chemistry , an Associate Member of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, and an active Associate at the Peter Wall Institute.