Library Room Dedication Honors Wash U Grads


Benjamin Roffer (LA 2016) with his parents, Michael Roffer and Susan Lerner

The Washington University Libraries dedicated the Roffer/Lerner Study Room in Olin Library in a noon ceremony on April 13. Michael Roffer and Susan Lerner, both members of the Libraries’ National Council, provided funding to name the room in honor of their daughter, Jillian (LA 2013), and son, Benjamin (LA 2016).

Lerner (LA 1980) is managing director of Jamesbeck Global Partners. Roffer is a professor of legal research and the associate librarian for reader services at New York Law School.

University Librarian Jeffrey Trzeciak hosted the dedication ceremony for the room, which is located on Level 2 of Olin.

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