Tag Archives: Student death

Gymnast dies after training accident


Hunter O. Lyle — Sports Editor By Sam Tapper– Sports Writer On Sunday night, three-year gymnastics athlete Melanie Coleman, a junior majoring in nursing, died after a severe injury she sustained while training on Friday. “Her coaches and professors describe Melanie as a special young woman, who excelled both in the classroom and in the gym,” said President Joe Bertolino.“Our deepest sympathies

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Student found dead in parking garage


22-year-old transfer student Sean Gallo from Brookefield found dead in West Campus Parking Garage Tamonda Griffiths — Editor-in-Chief On the morning of Sunday, Oct. 20, 22-year old history major Sean Gallo, a junior was found unresponsive in his car. According to a campus-wide statement from Patrick Dilger, director of Integrated Communications & Marketing, the vehicle was found in the West

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