The University is operating on a normal schedule. The previously announced schedule for Cornel West's visit to campus today has been modified as there will be no morning lecture; a combined afternoon session will take place from 2-4:30 p.m. in Wilde Auditorium.
Mark A. Jablonowski '77, '85, a University alumnus and adjunct faculty member in the Barney School of Business, died unexpectedly on Friday, Dec. 14, after a brief illness. He was 57.
A funeral will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 1 p.m., in Wilde Auditorium, with Rabbi Howard Herman officiating.
Jablonowski earned a bachelor’s degree from the College of Arts and Sciences and a master’s degree in economics from the Barney School of Business, and he taught economics at Barney.
Jablonowski was founder and director of Naturalrisk.org. Previously, he served as a vice president of research at Conning Insurance and for nearly two decades was a risk manager at United Technologies. A prolific writer, Jablonowski was published in over 100 journals in his field and was the author of four books.
Read Jablonowski’s obituary in the Hartford Courant, and leave online condolences.