Georgie Gatch, right, with Hillary Rodham Clinton and Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Partnership Founding Chair Claudine Bacher. Photo courtesy Val-Kill Partnership.
Georgie Gatch, right, with Hillary Rodham Clinton and Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Partnership Founding Chair Claudine Bacher. Photo courtesy Val-Kill Partnership.
Barnard College mourns the loss of Georgie Gatch, who died on New Year’s Eve at the age of 82. Georgie was a beloved and long-standing member of the Barnard community, serving for two decades as Director of Housing and then Dean of College Life. She was an activist, an advocate for women’s rights, and a mentor and role model to countless students. We extend our condolences to her family and to all those whose lives she touched. Georgie’s full obituary may be viewed in The New York Times.