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January 26, 2014 at 7:30 PM

UW-Tacoma Chancellor Debra Friedman, a passionate advocate of urban education, dies of cancer

University of Washington-Tacoma Chancellor Debra Friedman has died of lung cancer. She was 58. Friedman had announced three weeks ago she was curtailing her duties as chancellor after being diagnosed because the radiation and chemotherapy were taking their toll and forcing her to limit her activities. On Friday, the school announced she was taking full medical…


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