TRIBUTE: Larry Wolf: A Tribute

Source: Journal of Engineering Technology, Spring 2022, Volume 39 Issue 1, pg. 56


  • Marylin A Dyrud


An obituary for Dr. Lawrence J. Wolf, who died on Mar 15, 2022 at the age of 83, is presented. For decades, Larry was a fierce advocate for engineering technology education. Born in St. Louis MO, Larry received all three of his degrees from his hometown school, Washington University, and started his lifelong career as a teacher and seeker of knowledge, including positions at Wentworth Institute of Technology; Purdue University, Calumet; and University of Houston, where he served as dean of technology. For two years, he lived in Saudi Arabia, where he helped establish a mechanical engineering technology program at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals.

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