James Leck, UMaine International Student and Scholar Adviser from 1998-2003, died on July 4 while vacationing in Maine. He was 48 years old. Leck left UMaine for Boston University, where he was employed as Associate Director of the International Students and Scholars office at the time of his death. A memorial service is scheduled for B.U.’s Marsh Chapel on Tuesday July 12 at 3 p.m. Donations may be made in his memory to Heifer International, an organization that provides livestock and training to help families in poverty “Improve their nutrition and generate (sustainable) income.” The Boston University Web site features a tribute to James Leck, including extensive comments from his colleagues and friends.