Joseph Crowley



Age: 84


Summary: longest-serving president in the history of the University of Nevada at Reno for 23 years from 1978 to 2001 who was president of the NCAA from 1993 to 1995 and was interim president at San Jose State University for a year after his formal retirement in January 2003, who first joined Nevada's political science faculty in 1966 and later returned to that role at Nevada from December 2005 to June 2006, and who had recently worked as president of one of northern Nevada's first medical marijuana dispensaries.



Cause of Death: Pneumonia


Born: July 9, 1933


Died: November 28, 2017


Location: Reno, Nevada