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I was at my office desk when I received news of the passing of Judy Chambers. We first met during New Student Orientation. It was a warm August day as a large group of new students were assembled on Knoles Lawn. I remember seeing Dr. Chambers and knew that she was an important person. Dr. Chambers was introduced as the vice president for student affairs. When I became a dean of student affairs years later, I fashioned my own leadership style after her: lead with integrity, competence, and grace, with a focus on relationships with students, staff and faculty.