Shaw, a former UNM employee, died Nov. 9 at the local Veteran's
for the UNM Police Department from 1972-82 before transfering
to the Physical Plant Department to serve as special events
coordinator. He retired in 1992.
were celebrated when he earned the Regents' Meritorious Service
Medal at UNM's 100th commencement ceremony. The presenter proclaimed
[Shaw] distinguished himself not only by his superior
work, but as a well-respected and invaluable resource and friend
to individuals, offices and departments on campus.