In Memoriam

Keith H. Basso, circa 1977Keith H. Bassod. 2013—Keith H. Basso passed away in Phoenix, Arizona, on Sunday, August 4, 2013. He was a long-time member, scholar, and friend of the SAR community, and a key figure in American anthropology and American Indian studies.
Linda Cordell at Tijeras Pueblo (1975)Linda Cordelld. 2013—Dr. Linda Cordell, a senior scholar at the School for Advanced Research, passed away unexpectedly on March 29, 2013.
Neil L. WhiteheadNeil L. Whiteheadd. 2012—The School for Advanced Research mourns the passing of Neil L. Whitehead, who passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on March 22, 2012.
Sally Crane on SAR Field Trip to Hopi, September 2009Sally Craned. 2010—The School for Advanced Research mourns the passing of Sarah "Sally" Crane, who passed away peacefully in her sleep in her home in Santa Fe, N.M., on August 1, 2010.
Michael KabotieMichael Kabotied. 2009—The School for Advanced Research mourns the passing of Hopi painter, jeweler, and writer Michael Kabotie (Lomawywesa). Born in 1942, Kabotie was raised in the Hopi village of Shungopavi. Kabotie passed away on October 23 in Flagstaff, AZ from complications of the H1N1 virus.
Window Portal in the IARC BuildingSallie R. Wagnerd. 2006
Window Portal in the IARC BuildingJudith Scasserrad. 2005—On behalf of the School for Advanced Research community, we wish to express our profound sadness at the tragic passing on July 27, 2005 of Judith Scasserra, Academic Programs Assistant at SAR. Judy died after being struck by a drunk driver on Old Santa Fe Trail. Such tragedies often seem distant; this one is devastatingly intimate.