University of Delaware Office of Public Relations The Messenger Vol. 5, No. 4/1996 Tiffany tradition The University is a Tiffany family tradition, with the Class of 1996's Jason Tiffany, a chemical engineering major, a third- generation graduate. His father, Harold E. Tiffany III, who started out with the Class of 1965 and ended up graduating in 1971 because of the Vietnam War, is a pilot for the Delaware National Guard, while his mother, Elizabeth Sinclair Tiffany, Delaware '68, has been a teacher at Indian River School for 27 years. His grandfather, Harold E. Tiffany Jr., is a 1940 graduate, and his maternal grandmother, Jane Hastings Sinclair, is a 1942 graduate. His great-grandfather, Harold E. Tiffany, was on the other side of the desk and taught chemistry at what was then Delaware College from approximately 1911-18 and returned to teach again in the 1920s.