Please see the following announcement for the public memorial that will be held July 9th, 2016 at 2pm. We hope to see you all.
Memorial for Edward Lancelot Miles
December 21, 1939 – May 7, 2016
Edward Lancelot Miles, extraordinary scholar in marine affairs, climate impacts, and environmental management, died on May 7, 2016 from complications of Lewy Body Dementia. He was 76.
We invite you to join us on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 2:00 p.m., in Meany Hall on the campus of the University of Washington to celebrate and pay tribute to the visionary citizen scientist and leader, mentor, teacher, colleague, and friend that Ed was to so many, as well as our beloved husband and father. A reception will follow. All are invited. (Please note: parking is free after 12:00 noon in the UW Central Parking garage.)
To assist us in planning for the memorial and the reception, please RSVP if you will be attending by clicking on the link below:
At the request of the Miles-Karpov family, if you, or others you know, wish to make a gift in tribute to Ed Miles, please consider donating to the Ed Miles Memorial Scholarship Fund (UW School of Marine and Environmental Affairs), and/or the Climate Impacts Group Innovation Fund (UW Climate Impacts Group). Gifts can be made online at the UW Foundation website, via check, or via a securities transfer. For online giving, please click on the following links to access these two funds: