Winter 2013

George M. Shur ’64, Nov. 25, 2012, in Chicago, Ill., at 70. He earned a J.D. at Boston University and became a partner at the Portland, Maine, law firm Bernstein, Shur, Sawyer, and Nelson before moving to Illinois. He was general counsel at Northern Illinois University for 20 years and later served as interim NIU director of athletics. He remained involved at Colby including serving as an overseer. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Martha, a daughter, a son, and two grandsons.