What happened to Celeste McCullough?

According to the wikipedia she retired in 2003 and moved to Portland, OR to be near her children. Her last published work (cited in wiki) uses the name McCullough-Howard.



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From: "Acree, Michael" <AcreeM@OCIM.UCSF.EDU>

[Mike Acree (2006. PST)]

Martin Taylor 2006.

>There's a follow-up to this story. I tried to demonstrate the effect in
>situations, but didn't manage to get the conditions right.
>Several years later, Celeste McCullough did, and her name is now always
attached to "the >McCullough Effect" (look it up on Wikipedia; I imagine
it's there).

Celeste McCullough was a professor of mine at Oberlin in the mid '60s,
one of my top favorites. Some years later another alumnus told me that
she had hit a child with her car, and disappeared after that. I've
never been able to find out what happened to her.