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When students die, several university staff members work as a team. Each administrator has complementary responsibilities to inform people and help the Temple community grieve.
When students die, how does the university respond, and how do loved ones grieve?
Dear readers, After the murder of junior film and media arts student Jenna Burleigh in August, we were both saddened for her family and touched by the supportive Temple community present at a vigil held in the Founder’s Garden in September. We were also curious: What exactly is the university’s responsibility when students die? After […]
After a loved one dies, the grief individuals face is immense and never-ending. Family members and friends find their own ways to cope.