Memorial Service for Marcus Alexis Oct. 3
Northwestern celebrates life of professor of economics, management, African American studiesSeptember 28, 2009 | by Wendy Leopold
In 1994, Alexis said he was drawn to the field of economics "as an effective way to change the world around me." He succeeded not only through his scholarly contributions but also through service as chair of Northwestern's economics department, dean of the School of Business at the University of Illinois at Chicago and chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. For more information, go to http://www.northwestern.edu/newscenter/stories/2009/06/alexis.html or http://www.kellogg.northwestern.edu/News_Articles/2009/Marcus-Alexis-In Memoriam.aspx.