Clemson mourns the loss of faculty member Robert A. Bruhns

September 19, 2019

Robert A. Bruhns passed away on Sept. 15, 2019. Bruhns graduated from Clemson in 1983 and had served as a senior lecturer in the School of Architecture since 2002.

“Robert influenced a generation of Architecture students with his deep knowledge and love of architectural history, his gift of storytelling both orally and through drawing, and with kindness, generosity and calm,” said Kate Schwennsen, director of the School of Architecture. “He will be sorely missed by all.”

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is providing grief counseling to students. Any student who wants to speak to a counselor should contact CAPS at 864-656-2451. The Clemson University Employee Assistance Program is available to employees seeking additional resources during this time. For more information, call 866-327-4200 or visit the online site.

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