James Baughman Tribute

Photo courtesy of journalism.wisc.edu

Members of the School of Journalism at the University of Wisconsin hold heavy hearts this week as they mourn the loss of esteemed professor James Baughman, who passed away on Saturday, March 26, at the age of 64 from lung cancer. The beloved professor had been with UW for over three decades.

Students and faculty are stunned by the loss. Baughman continued to teach his two classes up until the day he was hospitalized for his illness. The memorial service will be held Friday, April 8, at 2 p.m. at Christ Presbyterian, 944 E. Gorham St.

Readers Comments (2)

  1. Sarah – beautiful tribute. Baughman was my favorite too. I plan to attend his memorial service. Steve Thomas

    • Thanks Mr. T – I was very glad I could put that together. Definitely one of my all time favorite professors.


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