This is very sad, indeed.  Many of us worked with Von on 
different panels and committees and truly appreciated her 
presence and camaraderie through the years at AEJMC.  I 
will miss her.

Ilia Rodriguez
MAC Past Head
Associate Professor of Journalism
The University of New Mexico

On Thu, 25 Aug 2011 11:25:36 -0400
  Linda Callahan <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Dear AEJMC & MAC member:
> This is to share with you sad news that Jennifer sent 
>out to the AEJMC Board
> this morning.  Von Whitmore was a dedicated worker in 
>AEJMC and a dear
> friend to many of us.
> Linda Florence Callahan, Ph.D.
> CSM Immediate Past Chair
> Professor
> Journalism & Mass Communication
> North Carolina A&T State University
> Greensboro, NC 27411
> (336) 334-7221 x 3003
> Subject: AEJMC sad news
> I am sending this message to both the outgoing and 
>incoming AEJMC Boards.
> Von Whitmore died this morning from ovarian cancer.  I 
>just had a message
> from one of her colleagues at Kent State.
> Von had been a member of the AEJMC Board for the past 4 
>years as vice chair
> and chair of the Council of Divisions. 
> As I have more information I will send that along. 
> We will also send an email out to the Council of 
> Jennifer
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