Dr. Duane Wood, former academic vice president at Cedarville University, passed away on Saturday, December 14, 2019. He was 78 years old. As chief academic officer from 1987 through 2005, Dr. Wood helped position Cedarville as a leader in Christian higher education, with multiple world-class programs launched during his tenure, including the School of Engineering and Computer Science, the School of Pharmacy, and the Industrial and Innovative Design program in conjunction with the International Center for Creativity. Dr. Wood leaves a legacy of godly, visionary leadership. He finished well and is now rejoicing with his Savior. Pray with us for comfort and peace for the family.