Department of Geology & Geophysics

Department of Geosciences - Geology, Geophysics and Geography

In Memory of Dr. Wesley K. Wallace

A memorial service for Wes Wallace, who passed away on May 10,2015, is scheduled for  11:00 am,  Saturday, September 12, 2015 at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Fairbanks.  The address is 4448 Pike's Landing Road.

The service will be informal and will have an "open mic" for folks who wish to share memories and stories about Wes.

There will be a buffet lunch immediately after the service in the same building.  Everyone is welcome to attend.
The family of Dr. Wes Wallace wishes to establish an endowed scholarship fund in memory of Wes. Funds will be used to support graduate student field work and research. Donations can be made by sending a check to the UA Foundation, PO Box 755080, Fairbanks, AK 99775 or online at . Be sure to mark your gift in memory of Wesley K. Wallace.

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