Passing: George R. Gousie ’76, ’00 Hon., passed away on Saturday, June 8. He taught at JWU for more than 30 years and was the former president of the Johnson & Wales University Alumni Council. View obituary.

Passing: Richard “Pops” Lord, a former member of the Campus Safety & Security team, passed away on Saturday, June 1. View obituary.

Better known to the students as “Pops,” he built and maintained an unparalleled rapport with the students in his 27 years at the university. In 2013, he was recognized for 25 years of service, and in 2015, he retired.

Read his 2013 longevity award citation.