Carson Carr

carr1The Tri-State Consortium of Opportunity Programs organization is sad to share about the passing of Dr. Carson Carr, Jr., on Friday, October 3, 2014.

For those reading this who did not know him, he was the beloved Director of the Educational Opportunity Program at SUNY Albany and held the rank of Vice President during his tenure there. Carr retired from the university in 2009.

He was a great champion for opportunity programs and was loved by the students at SUNY Albany.

The Carson Carr Graduate Diversity Scholar award (PDF) exists in his name at SUNY Albany.

Some of his expertise is shown in these articles about him from SUNY Albany: