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Passings: John C. Rouman

Professor John C. Rouman died on August 4, 2022 in Durham, New Hampshire. Rouman joined the faculty at UNH in 1965 and retired in 1999 as professor emeritus of classics following a career that was punctuated with many honors for his service. Read More

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