Remembering Dr. Clem Price
Dr. Clement Price, a distinguished professor at Rutgers University-Newark and longtime resident of Newark, New Jersey, passed away November 5, 2014. Dr. Price was a teacher, husband, friend, mentor, historian, patron of the arts and humanities, public servant, civil rights and school reform activist, and all-around supporter of Newark and its people. He will be sorely missed.
“Every city needs their champion. He was not only our local historian for the city, he was really a champion for the whole city.”
–Dale Anglin, Senior program officer, Victoria Foundation
“There was no one who believe and loved Newark more than Dr. Price”
–Mashea Ashton, CEO of Newark Charter School Fund
“Dr. Price was just an incredible resource here in the city of Newark.”
–Karen Thomas, CEO and Superintendent of Marion P. Thomas Charter School