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The 2014-2015 Syvertsen Scholars include (from left to right: Fadzai Chinyengtere, Ilya Bendich, Whitney Hitchcock, Sadie Marden, and Mazin T. Abdelghany, as well as Andre Koop, who is not pictured here.

Alumni Carry On Sy’s Legacy

Alumni Carry On Sy’s Legacy

Fifty-five years after he retired as dean of the medical school, Rolf C. Syvertsen, MD, is still remembered by alumni as a legendary professor and for many, their personal advocate and mentor. Two alumni recently made generous gifts to the memorial fund named in Syvertsen’s honor, which supports scholarships and a special scholars program.

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