The San Francisco Examiner from San Francisco, California on April 22, 1990 · 302
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The San Francisco Examiner from San Francisco, California · 302

San Francisco, California
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Sunday, April 22, 1990
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Chang's body was found in the locked faculty reading room. Someone with access took her into the room where, according to the coroner's report, she was killed at about 8:30 that night. The S.F. State administration admitted that security measures were lax. Dr. Jack Hensill, a vice president of the university at the time, said recently that security was "underdeveloped. But you have to remember that in those days you didn't expect that kind of thing to happen." Four days after the murder, the student newspaper Phoenix reported that "sonic ceiling alarms" (used to detect unauthorized persons in the library after it closed) had been deactivated and the administration acknowledged that the alarms had been "malfunctioning." The system that had been "in repair" for three months was suddenly fixed and back in operation the day after the newspaper article appeared. Shortly afterward, the campus police chief was relieved of his duties and the library guard was fired. University president Paul Romberg said that the chiefs de- Inspector Dave TOSCM, still haunted by the case. motion had "absolutely no connection" to the Chang case. The guard's firing also went unexplained. A tree was later planted in Jenny Low Chang's memory and a scholarship fund was established. Her parents, Yung Hong Chang and Sook You Chang, sued the university for $1 million and settled out of court. Norman Melnick is an Examiner staff writer. the perfect furniture II -i Iflll II -Jrr- - ir- .. ti (l ," The best selection of quality rattan and wicker furniture in Northern California is only minutes from your home. Quality rattan is natural, yet elegant and long lasting. The Rattan Mann offers a huge selection of sofas, sofabeds, rockers, recliners, bedroom, dining room all at discount prices. Your home can be beautiful, nowl rattan mann SUNNYVALE, 1092 E. El Camino Real 408247-3700 Near Lawrence Expwy. Financing A vallable CO LOW RIDER! 4 a THE BOLD LOOK COHLER Dashing. Curvaceous. Kohler's renowned low-profile Cabernet toilet boasts an elongated bowl and softly sculpted lines. Uses just 3.5 gallons of water. Measures 28" L x 17" W x 21 '4B H. Kohler French Curve seat and cover included. K-3408EB. White. -oz0- Reg. 608.85 486'' FLOORCRAFT Quality From The Floor Up Since 19411 470 BAYSHORE BLVD. SF 824-4056 4 ( up San Francisco-Peninsula Supplement 3-A

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