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Congressman Price Remembers UNC Professor Ruel Tyson

June 6, 2019
Press Release

RALEIGH, NC (June 6, 2019) – Today, Congressman Price released a statement on the passing of University of North Carolina Professor, Ruel Tyson, who passed away on May 30, 2019.

“Today we mourn the death and celebrate the remarkable life of UNC Religious Studies professor Ruel Tyson,” said Congressman Price. “I have known and admired Ruel since working with him in the Society for Values in Higher Education in the 1970s. A master teacher and founding director of the Institute for the Arts and Humanities, Ruel’s contributions to the university and our state are legendary and lasting.”