Judaic Studies Mourns the loss of Howard Segal

Howard SegalJudaic Studies at the University of Maine community mourns the loss of professor of history Howard Segal on November 9th.

In addition to his award-winning teaching and scholarship, Professor Segal was a valued and longtime advisor to the Judaic Studies program.

The hearts and minds of the entire UMaine community are with his wife, professor of English Deborah Rogers, his children Richard and Raechel, and other family members.

A celebration of Segal’s life will be held at a future date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Congregation Beth El, 183 French St., Bangor, or to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation; crohnscolitisfoundation.org/site/donation.

UMaine students, faculty, or staff in need of support can contact the Counseling Center, 207.581.1392, the university’s Employee Assistance Program, 877.622.4327, or the Dean of Students Office, 207.581.1406.