San Diego Condition University Tuesday renamed its Education and Enterprise Administration Making as Lamden Corridor in honor of the late Charles W. Lamden, a previous accounting section chair and business enterprise dean, and his wife, Gertrude “Trudy” Lamden.
“Charles W. Lamden served as a mentor to hundreds of San Diego Condition College pupils and colleagues around a interval of 45 several years,” explained SDSU President Adela de la Torre and Adrienne D. Vargas, vice president for college relations and advancement, in a joint assertion.
“Lamden Corridor serves to each acknowledge and protect the memory, legacy and quite a few philanthropic contributions the Lamden spouse and children produced in provider to the college.
“The naming also acknowledges the lots of contributions Charles W. Lamden produced to his industry, his college students and to greater schooling,” the assertion browse.
The university is organizing a celebration on Nov. 17 to be held in honor of Lamden, and to rejoice the renaming of the making.
Lamden gained his bachelor’s and master’s degree from UCLA and his Ph.D. from the College of California, Berkeley. Just after working at the San Diego accounting organization Everts and Esenoff, Lamden began his academic career as a lecturer in 1946 at what was then San Diego Condition College, serving in a variety of capacities as chairman and dean.
From 1954 to 1965, he served as the very first dean of the School of Company Administration, which has progressed into the Fowler College of Organization. During his tenure, Lamden was a sturdy proponent of bettering the schooling of pupils into the profession, and he was credited along with affiliate professor Glenn Hodge with reaching accreditation for the school in 1959.
In 1965, Lamden took a leave of absence to provide initially as a senior lover for KPMG in its office in Paris, France, then as an government in its New York office. The Lamdens returned to San Diego in 1975, and Charles W. Lamden returned to teaching in 1977, remaining with SDSU right until retiring in 1991 as the previous of the ’40s-period lecturers.
“It is our honor to maintain the philanthropic contributions and his legacy of Charles W. Lamden with a making naming, which is the two a considerable and uncommon incidence,” the university officials claimed in their assertion.
“The contributions Charles and Gertrude “Trudy” Lamden created in lifestyle are with us Tuesday, and will be for long term generations.
–City Information Company