Department News

In Memoriam: Charles Chihara

It is with great sadness and a profound sense of loss that we report that Charles Chihara, Professor Emeritus, has passed away.

For a beautiful and moving tribute, from Charles’s daughter, Michelle, please visit:

Her contact details can also be found there.

There will be a memorial service on March 21, in Los Angeles. Here is an announcement:


In lieu of flowers, etc., donations may be made in his name to the Chronicle Season of Sharing.

February 20, 2020