Published on Monday, January 12, 2015
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Julia and Duncan McCormac shared a passion for the School of Nursing . . . and for each other.
The McCormacs enjoyed 14 years in the beautiful house, but after Duncan died in 2003, it was a bit overwhelming for Julia at times.
Julia McCormac poses for a photo not long after graduating from the School of Nursing in 1966.
“Now that I’m going to endow it, it’s going to be given in equal parts to four master’s or Ph.D. students,” Julia said. “These women or men really need the money. Most of them have families and need to work, for one reason or another. Part of their program is clinical, and when they go into clinical, they can’t work – it’s too hard.
McCormac, third from left, with fellow members of the Class of 1965 at a 2010 alumni dinner.
“There are 13 of us left (from the original class of 17),” Julia said. “For the first time since graduation, all of the surviving class members were at the same place at the same time.
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