UW Tacoma schedules Feb. 15 memorial service for Chancellor Debra Friedman

Tacoma News TribuneJanuary 29, 2014 

The University of Washington Tacoma has scheduled a memorial service for Debra Friedman, the campus chancellor who died on Sunday.

The service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Feb. 15. in William W. Philip Hall on the UWT campus.

In the days prior to the service, tributes, mementos and photos can be viewed and left in the Snoqualmie Building Powerhouse, located in the center of campus. The public is also welcome to post memories and messages on the chancellor’s web site at http://tacoma.uw.edu/chancellor, where they can also view a video tribute.


Friedman’s overriding focus was on students and to honor that legacy, the UW Foundation has established the Debra Friedman Memorial Scholarship Fund. Gifts to support student scholarships in her memory may be made online at the chancellor’s web site.

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