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Statement From Chancellor Stephen Portch Regarding the Passing of Regent Joseph E. Kennedy

Atlanta — June 19, 1997

“On behalf of the Board of Regents, we extend our deepest condolences to the Kennedy family. We are deeply saddened to learn of Regent Kennedy’s death today in Statesboro. While he just recently joined the board, Regent Kennedy quickly endeared himself to his fellow board members and to all of us who work on the board’s behalf. He will be much missed and especially well remembered.”

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