Lawrence “Larry” Alan Brown, (1935-2014)

Larry was born in 1935 and raised in Erie, Pennsylvania to immigrant parents. His life and work reflects in many ways the classic American immigrant story of success. His father and other relatives fled the pogroms in Ukraine; and the family name was changed from Browarnik to Brown when they immigrated to the via Ellis…
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Necrology

Steven Kale, Transportation Geographer and Teacher, Dies at 65

Steven R. Kale, 65, died November 7, 2013, in his hometown of Salem, Oregon, following a brief illness. Kale achieved much in his life in academics, his profession, and in relationships with others in his life. Kale, the middle of three children, was born in Manhattan, Kansas, in 1948 to Alton and Ruby Kale. His…
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