The Department of Economics will host a memorial service for Former Associate Provost and Department Chair Mahlon R. Straszheim on
Thursday, October 15, 2015 from 3:30 to 5:00 PM
at the Memorial Chapel, Chapel Drive, University of Maryland, College Park MD 20742 with a reception to follow in the Maryland Room, Marie Mount Hall, from 5:00 to 6:30 PM.
All are welcome to attend.
Mahlon Straszheim, former Chair and Associate Provost, died on Sunday, May 17th, 2015. Mahlon had a distinguished career at the university, spanning over 40 years. An active researcher and superb administrator, Mahlon joined our department in 1971, later served as Chair for 17 years, and finally as Associate Provost, before retiring in 2012.