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In Memoriam — David C. Wong

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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.