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Thomas Boykin Clegg

November 21, 2001

Thomas Clegg: a straight shooter in a spin zone A friend described Thomas Clegg as a whirling dervish of intellectual energy. Spend just a few hours with him inside the little universe called the Triangle Universities Nuclear Laboratory (TUNL), and … Read more

Rutledge Tufts, Jr.

October 24, 2001

Tough negotiations earn Tufts a Massey A visitor walks into Lenoir Dining Hall on the first day of classes. Awed by the myriad selections, she gets a flashback of her own dining experience at Carolina’s “sister” school way back in … Read more

William L. Howard, Jr.

September 26, 2001

Devotion, hard work earn Howard a Massey William Lawrence Howard Jr. stands in the office doorway, braced for his interview. A ball cap frames his grinning face, and his arms are deeply tanned up to his rolled shirtsleeves. Steady blue … Read more

Patricia Challenger Crawford

September 12, 2001

`A measure of success’ “Quietly unassuming,” was the way Patricia Challenger Crawford was described in the citation for her C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Award. That quality has become all the more apparent since she won the award and received … Read more