Fall 2017/Winter 2018


Morton A. Kaplan, 1921–2017

Renowned international relations scholar Morton A. Kaplan, distinguished service professor emeritus of political science and former chair of the Committee on International Relations, passed away on Tuesday, September 26, at the age of 96.


Richard Stanley Pelczar, PHD'73 (Education), 1942-2017

Internationally traveled educator Richard Pelczar, age 75, died peacefully on Friday (Sept. 29, 2017) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, surrounded by his family.