Barbara Voorhis Levy '48, an extremely dedicated and active alumna to the School of General Studies, passed away on June 27, 2014 in New York City. Levy, who worked full time while enrolled at GS, earned a Bachelor of Arts in history and went on to serve as the first president of the General Studies Alumni Association and an editor at the Columbia University Press.
Prior to her enrollment at GS, Levy made Norden bombsights during World War II. Levy also served as board member and vice president to Congregation Daat Elohim, and in 1975 she was elected to P.S. 9 district's school board in New York City. The School of General Studies remembers Levy for her commitment and passion for her beloved alma mater.
Read more about Barbara Voorhis Levy.
Friends and family are invited to gather for a memorial service on Sunday, July 13 at 3 p.m. at the following location.
Plaza Jewish Community Chapel
630 Amsterdam Ave
New York, N.Y. 10024