Carmen Escobar, and administrator in EETD’s Building Technology and Urban Systems Department, passed away on May 10. She was 54 years old. Escobar previously worked at the Advanced Light Source and in the Life Sciences Division before coming to EETD in 2009. She worked as a contractor from 1999 to 2003, when she became a career employee. Prior to the Lab, she worked at UC Berkeley, where she obtained her undergraduate degree in history. A private memorial was held for Escobar. Donations in her name can be made to the East Bay SPCA.