In Memoriam: John R. Silber


There are obituaries in the NY Times, the Boston Herald, and the Washington Post.

Silber was President of Boston University from 1971-1976. He received his Ph.D. in philosophy from Yale in 1956, be became assistant professor of philosophy at UT-Austin in 1957, was chair of the  department from 1962-1967, and was Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences from 1967-1970.

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Philosopher and Theologian out of Pittsburgh PA.

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