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Current Plaques and Memorials: G

Hofstra University is the home to a large number of Plaques and Memorials. Whether it is a dedicated tree, bench, or an entire garden, Hofstra University is a perfect location to honor someone part of an award winning campus and renowned Arboretum. If you want to Dedicate a Plaque, Hofstra University will work with you to find the perfect memorial.

The following is a directory of our current Plaques and Memorials:

| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M |
| N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | # |

Gambardella Gennaro (Jerry) The Gambardella Gates- In honor of Gennaro 'Jerry' Gambardella Jr. 1982-2001.Beloved son and brother… A trusted friend and loyal teammate…His kind words and smile brought out the best in all who know him… A true competitor and model student-athlete… His passion for life and baseball will always be remembered. "Never live with doubts. They only stand in the way of happiness." Author Unknown Baseball Field Gates with plantings, South Entrance
GANY Harriette In Memory of Harriette Gany-1984 Tree-Roosevelt Hall/Kousa Dogwood
GELZER Arnold In Loving Memory of Arnold Gelzer Bench, Weller west side, front of ice storage door of Calkins
GILOT Madeline In Memory of Madeline Gilot Tree?...Dempster East/Adams Crabapple tree
GIUGLIANO Butch In Memory of Angelo ‘Butch’ Giugliano For his devotion to his family , friends and the Hofstra community. Garden, South of the David S. Mack Arena
GLASSER Eve This Garden planted in honor of Eve Glasser on her retirement-2004 Hofstra Hall south quad Northwest corner of grass quad Garden approx.350#
GOLDBERG NO WORDING AS YET Garden-Heger Hall East quad/East side walkway

In memory of Frank Gorman

The Gateway of the Hofstra Soccer Stadium, Bench from 'The Boys' and Villaneuva Memorial Garden

Gateway: Made possible by the generosity of Frank's Family and Friends

Bench: Donated by The Boys.  We will never forget the fun we had.  Love ‘the boys’  Russ McCormack, Brian McNeill, Brendan O’Broyle, Jay Palmer, Mark Prizant

Part of the Gateway Memorial-

-Entry gate to the Hofstra Soccer Stadium which includes the Gorman Gateway.

-Villaneuva Memorial Garden, around the gateway.

- 'The Boys' Bench, outside wall of gate Soccer Complex east side

GRABEL William Z. & Sylvia Gift from William Z. and Sylvia Grabel Rock & daylilies, Student Center-Bell Tower at Base
GRABEL W. & Sylvia Donated by W. Zebulon & Sylvia Grabel Tree-Calkins North, Japanese Maple, North door
GRAHAM Herntz In loving memory of Herntz Paul Graham II "Burst". You will live in our hearts from his devoted friends, the Hofstra Haitian Organization and the Hofstra community-Spring 1999 Tree-Suffolk Hall right of door south of yew hedge
GREENWICH Ellie 'Garden of Ellie' New Academic Building, SE Corner, Ellie Greenwich Garden sign in garden is a rock with Bluestone with engraving
GUARNIERE Aldo Aldo Vittorio Guarniere Yellowwood Tree-University Club Garden east, top of handicap ramp
GUERIN Danielle Gold Drop Hinoki Cypress Tree Planted in loving memory of Danielle Guerin Beloved Granddaughter of Trustee Joseph L. Dionne and his wife Joan-1998 5 foot golden hinoki cypress/15 feet north of weeping katsura Philips Hall east
GUERRIERO John In Memory of Professor John A. Guerriero, whose 28 years at Hofstra touched the lives of many. Here sat a man and his cigar. Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences 9-1-68 to 9-1-96 Bench-Davison East bench under tree/closest to Northeast door