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Carl F. Hovde ’50, Former College Dean, Dies at 82

Friday, September 11, 2009

Carl F. Hovde ’50, former dean of Columbia College and professor emeritus of English and comparative literature, died on Sept. 5, 2009. He was 82. Hovde, who served as dean 1968-72, helped guide Columbia out of its most tumultuous period of history.

Read the New York Times obituary.

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