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.