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Graham “Pete” Harrison ’47

Graham “Pete” Harrison ’47, a former member of Swarthmore’s Board of Managers who also served as president of the U.S. Steel and Carnegie Pension Fund for more than 25 years, died June 12, 2018.

As his loved ones wrote: “For nearly 95 years, Graham walked the planet with humility, a strong commitment to social justice, and deep respect for the beauty and fragility of the natural world. He was a man of considerable intellect, emotional constancy, and surprising humor. He was accomplished in his educational and professional pursuits: generous in his contributions to his family and the communities he called home.”

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