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May 24, 2016 2016-05 Faculty

Emeritus Professor Fred Gottheil Passes Away

Fred Gottheil was a professor of economics who taught in the College from 1959 until the department was moved to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in 2003 -- where he continued to teach until close to the end of his life. Cancer claimed him on April 17, 2016. He was a well respected economist and a beloved instructor who touched myriad students. Many will remember his joy of teaching, his love of students, and his sense of humor. An obituary with more biographical information can be found at