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Laurier mourns the passing of Professor Emeritus W. Paul Albright

Jun 25/14

The Wilfrid Laurier University community mourns the passing of W. Paul Albright, professor emeritus in Laurierís School of Business and Economics, who died on June 21, 2014 in his 93rd year. Paul taught at Laurier between 1964 and 1988. He was a long-time member of the university Senate and a past-president of the Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty Association.

Paul was the author of Collective Bargaining: A Canadian Simulation (1973) and The Impact of Technology on the Manpower Needs of the Canadian Piping Industry in the 1970s (1971). He received his BA and MBA from McMaster University, and his PhD in Business Administration from SUNY Buffalo in 1970.

Paul was predeceased by his wife, Priscilla (nee Yantha) in 2012.

Cremation has taken place. As expressions of condolence, donations may be made to Doctors Without Borders at To view Paulís obituary in The Record, please click here.

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