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Terrence Meck

Entries by Terrence Meck

Finding Hope in the Fight Against Pancreatic Cancer

(9) Comments | Posted April 3, 2012 | 7:11 PM

When my husband Rand died four years ago from pancreatic cancer, I never envisioned being involved in the fight against this unforgiving disease that took him from me just four months after diagnosis at the young age of 50. I was angry at cancer and angry at the world for...

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Steve Jobs: Another Tragic Loss From Pancreatic Cancer

(11) Comments | Posted October 8, 2011 | 12:07 PM

It has been more than three years since I lost my partner, Rand Harlan Skolnick, to pancreatic cancer. Until Rand was diagnosed on March 4, 2008, the only time I had ever heard of this disease was through Randy Pausch. He was the computer science professor at Carnegie Mellon University...

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An Exclusive Club You Don't Want an Invitation To

(5) Comments | Posted June 17, 2011 | 10:37 AM

July 4th will mark the third anniversary of the death of my husband, Rand Skolnick, from pancreatic cancer. A perfectly healthy man at 49, he was diagnosed on March 4th of 2008 and died four months later shortly after his 50th birthday.

Since his death I have carried on his...

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Out in America

(33) Comments | Posted June 8, 2011 | 2:37 PM

Tonight, PBS stations around the country will begin airing Out in America, a moving documentary by award winning filmmaker Andrew Goldberg. As they say in public television, check your local listings. Please. Then tell your friends and family to do the same. This is one film you will not want...

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