Honoring Tristan

Harvey Mudd Community Memorial, Aug. 31

There will be a gathering to celebrate the extraordinary lives of Tristan Witte ’18 and JJ Adkisson on Wednesday, August 31, from 4:15 – 6:15 p.m. in the Platt Living Room.   In the spirit of the young men we are honoring, please dress as they would have:  colorful surfer wear and flip flops, stylish hipster wear, or a funky combination of both.  Black clothing is discouraged.

Light refreshments will be served.

Memorial Service, Aug. 13

There will be a celebration of the extraordinary lives of JJ Adkisson and Tristan Witte ’18 at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 13, at Marin Covenant Church, 195 N. Redwood Dr., San Rafael, California. In the spirit of the young men we are honoring, please dress as they would have: colorful surfer wear and flip flops, stylish hipster wear or a funky combination of both. Black clothing is discouraged. There will be a reception to follow in the church courtyard.

Scholarship Fund

Tristan was intensely dedicated to Harvey Mudd College, where he was studying engineering. In honor of Tristan’s devotion to his peers and commitment to excellence, a scholarship fund has been set up at Harvey Mudd. In lieu of flowers and gifts, the Witte family asks that tax-deductible donations to support the Tristan Witte ’18 Memorial Scholarship be made directly to Harvey Mudd College, as follows:

  • Use the giving form. Under “Other Initiatives” specify “Tristan Witte” or
  • By check made out to “Harvey Mudd College.” Specify “Tristan Witte” on the memo line and mail to: Harvey Mudd College, Office of College Advancement, 301 Platt Boulevard, Claremont CA 91711-5990

For other means of payment (e.g., stock transfer and cash wire transfer) or more information, contact either Dan Macaluso at 909.607.7069 (dmacaluso@hmc.edu) or Christine Harrison at 909.621.8335 (charrison@hmc.edu).