2018 CVM News: In Memoriam: Dean Emeritus Edward C. Melby Jr. DVM '54 (1929-2018)
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This news item is about: Edward Carlos Melby, Jr. D.V.M. '54, dean emeritus of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, died Sunday, April 22, 2018, following his battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 88 years old. Melby was the sixth dean of the college, appointed on October 1, 1974, by the Board of Trustees when George C. Poppensiek completed his term in 1974. He served as dean until 1984. His years at the helm of Cornell represented a decade of considerable growth and the expansion in the size and scope of college facilities and programs.
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