• J.D. Roberts

Celebration of Life in Honor of Professor John D. Roberts

2:00 pm Friday, March 31, 2017

Celebration of life at Beckman Auditorium. Reception at Gene Pool and courtyard immediately following.

Complimentary Parking is available at the North Wilson and California parking structures. Cart service will be provided from the parking structure to Beckman Auditorium.
 
Celebration of Life Program:
 
WELCOME
Allen Roberts
 
OPENING REMARKS
Tom Rosenbaum - President, Caltech
 
50 YEARS OF FUN
Harry Gray - Chemistry Professor, Caltech
 
PERSPECTIVE FROM A FORMER STUDENT
George Whitesides - Chemistry Professor, Harvard
 
JACK ROBERTS AND THE PASADENA SYMPHONY
Lora Unger-CEO, Pasadena Symphony
 
QUARTET MUSIC - MOZART: ROMANZE
FROM EINE KLEINE NACHTMUS /K
Elizabeth Hedman - Violin, Florence Titmus - Violin,
Carrie Holzman Little - Viola, Nadine Hall - Cello
 
A MENTOR:  LEARNING FROM JACK ROBERTS
Peter Dervan - Chemistry Professor, Caltech
 
JACK ROBERTS:  PUBLISHING ENTREPRENEUR
Bill Benjamin - Editor and Publisher
 
TEACHING MOMENTS:  LIFE WITH JACK ROBERTS
David Garrison - Stage and Tv Actor
 
JACK ROBERTS AND UCLA
Ken Houk - Chair Organic Chemistry, UCLA
 
QUARTET MUSIC - MENDELSSOHN: CANZONETTA
Elizabeth Hedman - Violin, Florence Titmus - Violin,
Carrie Holzman Little - Viola, Nadine Hall - Cello
 
JACK ROBERTS' PASSION FOR UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH
Candace Rypisi - Director Student-Faculty Programs, Caltech
 
PERSPECTIVE FROM A GRANDCHILD
Heather Roberts
 
CLOSING REMARKS
John P.  Roberts
 

Should you have any questions about Jack's celebration of life, please contact Janny Manasse, Senior Director of Development, by phone (626.395.1530) or by e-mail (jmanasse@caltech.edu).

The Jack D. And Edith M. Roberts Memorial Fund