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Education

George Gilbert

by Linda Wang
May 9, 2016 | APPEARED IN VOLUME 94, ISSUE 19

Gilbert, 81, died on May 13, 2015, in Granville, Ohio.

“In 1985, Gilbert embarked on a 15,500-mile train trip over 29 days to exhibit his classroom chemistry kits at 41 colleges, in an effort to help enrich science educators across the U.S. He also developed, conducted, and taught chemical demonstrations for others to perform at the Center of Science & Industry in Columbus.”—Ginny Sharkey, colleague

Most recent title: Wickenden Chair of Chemistry, Denison University

Education: B.S., chemistry, Antioch College, 1958; Ph.D., inorganic chemistry, Michigan State University, 1963

Survivors: wife, Marilyn; daughters, Amy Gilbert Berman and Lisa; son, Jeff

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