Current Plaques and Memorials
Hofstra University is the home to a large number of Plaques and Memorials. Whether it is a dedicated tree, bench, or an entire garden, Hofstra University is a perfect location to honor someone part of an award winning campus and renowned Arboretum. If you want to Dedicate a Plaque, Hofstra University will work with you to find the perfect memorial.
The following is a directory of our current Plaques and Memorials:
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|LAST NAME||FIRST NAME||WORDING||LOCATION|
|KADIS||Beatrice||In Memory of Beatrice Kadis (1901-2001) Great Aunt||Paperbark Japanese Maple Roosevelt northside, left of west entry|
|KAKOULIDIS||Costas||In Loving Memory of Costas Kakoulidis '92, MBA '94 A genuine, gentle man who touched many lives.||Bench-TBA|
|KASSEL||Norman||Zelkova seratta- A Living Memorial by Norman Kassel (1928-1993)||Tree-Zelkova tree Student Center west along steps just north of loading dock|
|KAYWOOD||Kevin||This Living Memorial Garden is Dedicated to the Memory of Our Son Kevin Abe Kaywood Mar. 5, 1992-Feb. 28, 2006 God Bless you Son Look over us||Garden-w/bench and associated plantings Plant Department Northwest corner of north lawn|
|KAZAN||Lainie||In Honor of Lainie Kazan, Singer and Actress||Japanese Maple, red leaf 9'x 6' bronze plaque Dempster S side raised Planter in NW corner|
|KELLY||Allison||Allison Kelly Court. Court One. In Memory of Allison Kelly, '05 Women's Tennis Team Member from 2001-2004, whose dedication, commitment and friendship was respected and admired by all members of the Hofstra Athletic Community. She was a loving daughter, sister and teammate, who served as an exemplary role model, both on and off the tennis court. Kelly Court provides a lasting legacy of Allison for all who play here and the naming of this court serves as a thank you from an athletic department grateful to have called her a member of the Pride.
"In life the beginnings are often tough, the ends are often sad, but it's the stuff in between that really matters."
|Large bronze plaque on a feather rock on the west end empty tennis court. Allison's photo on top with these words.|
|KENIGSBERG||Abby & Reuben||In Loving Memory of Our Parents Abby and Reuben Kenigsberg||Pinetum South of Heger Large Katsura tree|
|KENNEDY||Sibilia||In Loving Memory of Sibilia E. Kennedy "Outstanding Teacher, Eternal Student and Dedicated Scholar, Chemistry & Natural Science Dept.-1959-1988||Tree-Hauser/South. London Plane tree|
|KENNEDY||Maureen & Jimmy||In Loving Memory of Maureen "Mo" and Jimmy Kennedy Always Love You, "Your Son Colm"||Bench with hydrangea bush Arena north side east end of Patio, front of barberry|
|KERMELIS||SEE Ciampi #20; shared plaque next to bench Portsmouth House|
|KIZNER-GOLDSTEIN||Ami||In Memory of Ami Kiizner-Goldstein Her Laugh, A Smile …And we knew it would be alright Love Family and Friends||Hagedorn Hall Souteast corner of lawn, Cherry tree w/ plaque|
|KIRSCHNER||Louis||In loving memory of the most wonderful Dad Louis M. Kirschner||Tree-5 Chionanthus- Bird Sanctuary, Sonybird Study area|
|KLEIN||Lena & Alexander||In Memory of Lena & Alexander Klein--1983||Tree-USA\ South 3 Crimson King Maple (ctr-Maple)|
|KLEINHANS||Bob||This garden is Dedicated In Loving Memory to Bob Keleinhans (1935-2001) Through these windows, And Bob's creative imagination, Holidays become special to all of us||Memorial Hall East, south wall garden between wall & walk 125# with plaque and plants|
|KLOPMAN||Roberta & Ted||In Honor of the 50th Anniversary of Roberta and Ted Klopman--March 28th 2003||Student Center Patio East Ramp-large planter with Juniper and plaque|
|KOLB||Max||In Loving Memory of Max Benjamin Kolb 2003 Memorial placed by family and friends||Bench and associated Plantings, Dempster east/ south of entry doors|
|KRAUS||Jeffrey||Jeffrey C. Kraus Garden- In Loving Memory (1939-1993) for Inspiration our Hearts and Imagination (S & O)||Garden-Dempster West/Audio Journal-left of doors, to corner|