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Recent deaths of UPE pioneers

Gerald Pitts – One of the original members of UPE at Texas A&M and co-creator/founder of the ACM Programming Contest, known today as the ICPC. His obituary was provided by Trinity University.

Jean Sammet – The first Honorary Member of UPE and the first female president of the ACM. The attached obituary is copied from the recent issue of the Communications of the ACM.