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In Memoriam — David C. Wong
July 24, 2019 (Updated Aug. 28, 2019)
David C. Wong, chair and professor emeritus of economics
David C. Wong, chair and professor emeritus of economics at Cal State Fullerton, died July 16. He was 71.
Wong joined CSUF faculty in 1981 and served the campus as a teacher and scholar for 34 years, including several terms as Economics Department chair. He was known for his generous and kind nature, brilliant mind and one-of-a-kind wit and humor.
Wong earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of the West Indies, Jamaica, and his master’s degree and doctorate from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, Sept. 8, 11 a.m. at the Fullerton Arboretum.
Read more in this tribute from the Mihaylo College of Business and Economics.