A celebration of the life of Ruth Barcan Marcus

September 29, 2012
Yale University

New Haven
United States

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Students, colleagues, friends and admirers of Ruth are warmly invited to join us for a celebration of the life of Ruth Barcan Marcus, Saturday afternoon, September 29, 2012, Yale University Campus.

Schedule of events:

2:00pm: A Celebration of the Life of Ruth Barcan Marcus, William L. Harkness (WLH) Hall Room 201(Sudler Recital Hall) -- 100 Wall Street, New Haven, CT 
4:00pm: A Reception in honor of Ruth Barcan Marcus, McDougal Center, Hall of Graduate Studies (HGS) -- 320 York Street, New Haven, CT

In order to have a sense of numbers, we respectfully request that if you are certain or likely to join us that you RSVP at http://tinyurl.com/rbmarcus (available responses include Yes, Maybe, No.) We would be grateful for your response by September 14.

Hotel rooms:

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Yale Marriott Courtyard Hotel (http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/hvndt-courtyard-new-haven-at-yale/). Rooms are available on Sept 28 and 29 -- you may book for one or both nights.  The rate is $139. Call 1-800-321-2211 and ask for "Marcus Memorial" rates.  The reservation block expires on September 14. 

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Remembrances and comments may be left at http://ruthbarcanmarcus.remembered.com/

Memorial contributions:

The Family of Ruth Barcan Marcus has established a fund to honor her legacy through the support of philosophical study. Memorial contributions may be sent to the following address:

Contribution Processing
Yale University
P.O. Box 2038
New Haven, CT 06521-2038
with a note or memo stating: “This gift is for the fund in memory of Ruth Barcan Marcus”

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September 14, 2012, 2:00pm EST

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