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UAlbany Remembers Richard Bailey
Senior Richard Bailey will be remembered by the University at Albany community on the one-year anniversary of his tragic death.
ALBANY, N.Y. (October 20, 2009) --
The University at Albany will remember the life of student Richard Bailey with a ceremony on the first anniversary of his tragic death. During the ceremony, the University will also announce the 2009-2010 recipient of the Richard Bailey Memorial Fund. The remembrance ceremony will follow the noon tolling of the University’s Carillon bells.
President George M. Philip
Vice President for Student Success Christine Bouchard
Father Paul Butler, Catholic Campus Minister
When: Wednesday, October 21, 2009, noon
Where: Outside the University Police Department building, University at Albany, uptown campus, 1400 Washington Ave., Albany
Contributions can be made to The Richard Bailey Memorial Scholarship by contacting Valerie DiRocco Ruskin, The University at Albany Foundation, at (518) 437-5090. Contributions may also be made by check, made payable to The University at Albany Foundation and mailed to:
The University at Albany Foundation
Richard Bailey Memorial Fund
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222
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