In Memoriam: Professor Frank Glaser

In Memoriam: Professor Frank Glaser
Emeritus Frank Glaser

Professor Emeritus Frank Glaser passed away Saturday, April 25. Glaser was a faculty member in the Mathematics & Statistics Department since 1970 and continued lecturing until his death.

“Professor Glaser was a kind and gentle colleague devoted to his students. His crystal clear lectures and board work made him very popular with students,” said Professor Randall Swift. “He will be greatly missed by the whole campus community.”

Glaser is survived by his wife, Elke, and daughter Anya.

The department has set up a tribute website at A memorial event will be held on Thursday, May 28, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Building 8, room 48. The campus community is invited to attend and share their thoughts. RSVP for the event by Monday, May 25, to