Faculty & Staff Newsletter
Mary Szala, passed away in October at 96 years old. Mary worked for UMass (Veterinary & Animal Sciences and Entomology) as a bookkeeper and staff assistant until her retirement. She continued working there in retirement for a total (full and part time) of 44 years. Obituary.
R. Bruce Hoadley, professor emeritus of building materials and technology, died on October 15. Bruce was a prominent wood technologist, author of several books, inventor, innovator, and teacher. Obituary.