Jack Holland

Memorial Celebration for Dr. Jack Holland, Professor Emeritus

Jack Holland

Jack Holland (courtesy of Spartan Daily)

Date: September 16, 2011

Time: 1:30 p.m.

Location: Spartan Memorial

Summary: Doors will open at 1:00 p.m., and a memorial service will begin at 1:30 p.m., for the late Dr. Jack Holland, professor of management from 1948 until 1979 and founding chairman of the management department within the College of Business. Light refreshments will follow. An obituary published in the San Jose Mercury News notes “his impact in life is a story best told by his many students and friends. From the captains of industry to his caregivers, he was kind, caring and always open. In his own words we find the essence of who was he was, ‘The most gratifying aspect of my career was the inspiration I received back from the students. There is no question that I got back ten times what I put in.’” For more information on the service, please contact Sofia Moede at (408) 924-3394 or sofia.moede@sjsu.edu.