n Francis L. Lawrence, president of Rutgers University from 1990 to 2002, died on April 16. He was 75. He had earlier been a professor, provost, and dean of the graduate school at Tulane University.
n Gerald W. Lynch, who was president of the City University of New York's John Jay College of Criminal Justice from 1977 to 2004, died on April 17. He was 76.