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Former Towson president still inspiring, serving campus despite terminal cancer
Former Towson president still inspiring, serving campus despite terminal cancer

Maravene Loeschke's bucket list is much the same at the twilight of life as it has been all her life. Doctors have given the former Towson University president a harrowing prognosis: The 68-year-old could live another two weeks to two years. The adrenal cancer that prompted her to step down in December has advanced to her abdomen. She has moved to a senior living facility a couple miles from campus, and she hopes the end doesn't come with pain. But she's still enmeshed in university life. She speaks at school functions, attends dinners and is working on Towson's 150th anniversary project. Even when home, she receives a steady stream of students — and former...

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