Memorial for Akash Sharma


Location: LaFortune Ballroom

Akash Sharma

A memorial will be held on Friday, February 21 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. in the LaFortune Ballroom to remember Akash Sharma, third-year Ph.D. Student in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from India who passed away on January 1. Attendees will have the opportunity to listen to stories about Akash and write messages to Akash's family, which will be compiled in an album.

Please feel free to bring photos of Akash or email digital copies to Anne Veselik at If you are interested in sharing a few words about Akash at the memorial, please email Gaurav Nigam at

Guests are encouraged to RSVP at Refreshments will be provided.