In Memoriam

Barbara K. Curry

Barbara Curry, professor in the School of Education at the University of Delaware, died late last month after battling lung cancer.

Professor Curry, who was on the faculty at the University of Delaware for two decades, taught master’s and doctoral degree courses and was the coordinator of the educational doctorate program at the university.

A graduate of Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Professor Curry held a master of social work degree from the University of Wisconsin and an educational doctorate from Harvard University. She was the author of Women In Power: Pathways to Leadership in Education (Teachers College Press, 2000).