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Memorial to Celebrate Life of Justin Robinson
On Thursday, March 10, at 8 p.m., a memorial service remembering and celebrating the life of Justin Robinson will be held in Hendricks Chapel. Justin was a senior in the College of Arts and Science who died unexpectedly on Sunday in his hometown of Palmetto, Ga.
Robinson was active in a number of organizations on campus, including the Black Celestial Choral Ensemble (BCCE), J.U.M.P. Nation and the Multicultural Empowerment Network. The BCCE will lead the memorial service on Thursday.
During this difficult time, students, staff and faculty can reach out to a number of available support services. Students seeking support can contact the Counseling Center 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 315-443-4715. Additional services are available through the Office of Student Assistance, Monday through Friday, by calling 315-443-4357. Faculty and staff assistance is available through Carebridge, the University’s Faculty and Staff Assistance Program, 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-437-0911. For additional support and services, please contact Hendricks Chapel at 315-443-2901. The main chapel is also open from 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. for prayer and reflection.
Questions regarding the memorial service can also be directed to Hendricks Chapel at 315-443-2901.