April 5, 2010

Reds Wolman memorial service to be held on Sunday

Colleagues, friends and former students will pay tribute to M. Gordon “Reds” Wolman at a memorial service on Sunday, April 11, on the Homewood campus. The event, beginning at 1 p.m., will take place under a tent outside the Homewood Museum.

Speakers, including university President Ronald J. Daniels, will help celebrate the life of Wolman, an internationally respected expert in river science, water resources management and environmental education, and a beloved member of the Johns Hopkins faculty for more than half a century. He died Feb. 24 at age 85.

Free parking will be available in the South Garage, and shuttles will be provided to and from the service. More details about the event can be obtained at http://eng.jhu.edu/wse/Reds_wolman/memorial-service or by calling 410-516-8723.