George Dennison


Age: 81

former president of the University of Montana from 1990 to his retirement in 2010 after serving for 20 years who oversaw sustained growth at the university, including the fund-raising for the construction and remodeling of numerous campus facilities while the university's endowment grew from $17.3 million to $120 million, and whose enrollment increased from just over 10,000 in 1990 to almost 15,000 in 2009.

Cause of Death: Non-Hodgkins lymphoma

Born: August 11, 1935

Died: January 3, 2017

Missoula, Montana