UNCW Mourns the Loss of Amy Kirschke, Professor Emerita in Art and Art History

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

The university is deeply sorry to share that Dr. Amy Kirschke passed away on November 27, 2021. A prolific scholar and student mentor, Amy was a long-time UNCW faculty member, a recent department chair and a Professor Emerita in Art and Art History.  

There will be a public reception on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in the UNCW Cultural Arts Building from 2-4 p.m., hosted by the Art and Art History department. In addition, her family has established the UNCW Dr. Amy Kirschke Scholarship in Art and Art History in her memory.

Please keep Amy’s friends and family in your thoughts. Grief support is available to students through the University Counseling Center and for faculty and staff through the Employee Assistance Program.