Professor Emeritus Jerry Yeric died June 2, 2021. He taught at UNT from 1970 to 2002, where he was named an Honors Professor and received the 'Fessor Graham Award -- the highest honor bestowed by the student body.
Jerry served as associate chair and was a member of the executive committee member. He and John Todd (a colleague at UNT) published Public Opinion: The Visible Politics, and Jerry published another book called Mass Media and the Politics of Change.
Jerry Yeric was a valued colleague and friend. He will be missed.