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(Woodson Research Center)Rev Patrick Braden CSB (1924 - 2016):On June 16, Rev Patrick Braden CSB passed away. A native Houstonian, he earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Rice in 1944. After military service in WWII, he was ordained a priest in 1952 and then earned a MS and PhD in Mechanical Engineering from UT. He served as president of the University of St Thomas from 1967 to 1979. Also, he “was known for his love of physics and all things mechanical”. Click here for the Chronicle obituary. Rice History Corner:
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