Sunday, August 20, 2017

Former UrFU Museum of History director Tamara Blank dies at age 74

Tamara Vasilyevna Blank, the former head of Ural Federal University's Museum of History and an instructor in the philosophy department, died on Wednesday at the age of 74.

Blank, who is regarded as an honorary labor veteran, worked at the university for 52 years, serving as the director of the UrFU-SYNC Museum of History from 1975 to 2010.

A farewell service was held for Blank on Friday morning.