Joe Blake, chancellor emeritus of the CSU System and long-time advocate for higher education in Colorado, passed away Tuesday at the age of 86.
Daily Archives: February 16, 2022
“We all have so many metaphors to use when we talk about how it feels to lose someone extraordinary from our lives. Today, I share the grief of our community and across our state following the news that CSU System Chancellor Emeritus Joe Blake has died. The metaphor that keeps coming to my mind is that a light has gone out.”
Each year, students, faculty, and alumni nominate teachers who’ve inspired them and made an impact in their lives for the Best Teacher Awards. The 2022 recipients of the Best Teacher Awards, representing six colleges, will be celebrated March 30 at the Best Teacher Awards banquet.