It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our colleague and friend, Dr. Albert J. Thompson, Columbia College Class of 1954 and Columbia Dental Medicine Class of 1960. Dr. Albert J. Thompson of Riverdale, New York died peacefully on the morning of Oct. 6, 2021, surrounded by his family. He was 89.
In 2014, the Thompson-Muñoz Scholarship was created by Columbia College and The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science partially in honor of Dr. Thompson. The scholarship is awarded to up to 40 undergraduate students from the surrounding community who receive funding to meet their full financial need.
Read more about Dr. Thompson at neighbors.columbia.edu/news.