Death of Conrad Fink

January 14, 2012
Athens, Georgia | Age 80

UGA professor and former AP executive dies at 80
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RUSS BYNUM, The Associated Press

Conrad Fink, who taught generations of young journalists at the University of Georgia after a career as a foreign correspondent and executive for The Associated Press, died Saturday in Athens, Ga., at age 80.

Fink had been battling prostate cancer that had returned two decades after successful surgery and was admitted to a local hospital for treatment last week, said E. Culpepper Clark, dean of the university's Grady College of Journalism and Mass...

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