In Memoriam: Sara Casey

We are saddened to share the news that adjunct faculty member and alumna Dr. Sara Gibbs Casey passed away on May 8, 2018.  Sara earned her PhD in 2003, with dissertation on Songs for the PeregriniPropers for Irish Saints as found in Continental Manuscripts from the Middle Ages, advised by the late professor Mary S. Lewis. Sara taught “Women and Music in Cross-cultural Perspective” and “Music of the Civil War.” Her complete obituary can be found here:

We extend our deepest sympathies to her children, Alexander and Burlton (Tara Gainfort) and the rest of her family and friends.