Posted on Sep 23, 2016 | Comments 0
Virginia C. Shipman, the former chair of the family studies program in the College of Education at the University of New Mexico, died earlier this summer at a healthcare facility in Albuquerque.
A native of Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Shipman was an alumna of the University of Rochester and Pennsylvania State University. She earned a doctorate at the University of Pittsburgh.
Professor Shipman endowed a fellowship for doctoral students in the family studies program for students who came to the University of New Mexico from out of state.
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