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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures


In Memoriam

Frances Herman Jackson (1928-2016)

The French Program mourns the passing of one of its distinguished graduates and generous supporters, Frances Herman Jackson (1928-2016), long-time Columbia French teacher and benefactor of the Derial Jackson Memorial Scholarship for summer study abroad at the Institut de Touraine in Tours, France, set up in honor of her late husband, who studied there in the 1990s. Full obituary. For memorial donation information, please contact Catherine Moring