Summary: ecologist and the 13th president at Oregon State University from 1996 to 2002 who had helped to re-energize the intercollegiate athletics program and increase enrollment, but who also led the successful effort to establish the OSU-Cascades Campus in Bend, Oregon.
Cause of Death: Lengthy illness
Born: September 14, 1939
Died: July 10, 2014
Location: Norman, Oklahoma