In Memoriam

  • Nancy B. Broderick
    Nancy B. Broderick, a GSE staff member for more than 40 years, died Nov. 23, 2020 in her home in Williamsville at the age of 102.
  • Herbert L. Foster
    Lifelong educator Herbert L. Foster, 93, GSE emeritus professor, died on Feb. 26 in his home in Edgartown, Mass., where he had moved with his late wife, Anita, in 1998.
  • Mike M. Milstein
    Mike M. Milstein, the first chair of GSE’s former Department of Educational Organization, Administration and Policy, died on March 12 in New Zealand, where he had lived for 20 years. He was 83.
  • Amy J. Vilz
    Amy J. Vilz was one of 11 librarians selected this year to receive the New York State Outstanding Librarian Award recognizing service to their communities. It was a bittersweet recognition, coming a month after her death at 47 from cancer on March 4.