Samuel Priest Rose Scholarships

Dr. Samuel Priest Rose was born July 16, 1955 and died Sept. 19, 1994. He was graduated from Yale University in 1977 and earned his PhD at the University of Denver in Developmental Psychology in 1990. Dr. Rose taught at University of Colorado Denver and was popular with students in his Psychology of the Self course, for which he received excellent evaluations and comments. He was co-author with his mentor, Dr. Kurt W. Fischer, of two articles and a book, with Dr. Fischer publishing additional aspects of their work since Dr. Rose's death. Dr. Rose also presented papers at national and international meetings of the American Psychological Association, the American Public Health Association, and the Society for Research in Child Development. His brilliant mind, compassionate heart, playful humor, and searching spirituality illuminated our lives too briefly.


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