Media Credit: GW Media Relations. Public health school dean Lynn Goldman speaks with philanthropist and financier Mike Milken at an alumni event in New York, N.Y. last October. Updated: March 11 at 12:57 a.m. The public health school will receive $80 million to boost research and scholarships over the next five years, a burst of […]
For years, she said she hid the pressure to constantly be thin – so thin that she shared jeans with her teenage daughter. “That was part of the lie, making it look so easy,” she said about being TV skinny.
The death of 19-year-old Sean Keefer has been ruled a suicide, the D.C. Medical Examiner office said Friday.
Chris Keefer, who said he had not prepared remarks ahead, asked that students learn from his family’s tragedy by not giving into their own loneliness – and to look after of each other. “What I would implore all of you to do, all of you young people, is if you ever feel that you want to go to a dark place, don’t go alone,” he said.
A member of the University Honors Program, he was also one of four freshmen selected for the coveted Clark Engineering Scholarship program this year.
Keefer, originally from West Linn, Ore., was an honors student in the School of Engineering and Applied Science. He was 19 years old.
A person was found dead on the Mount Vernon Campus on Tuesday evening, a city police spokesman confirmed.
Metropolitan Police Department received a call around 7 p.m. about a shooting near 20th and F streets, but a second call reported that “everyone was fine,” spokesman Paul Metcalf said.
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Nedenia Dye, who graduated from Mount Vernon College before it was absorbed by GW, was found dead Dec. 22 in a luxury spa resort she owned in Honduras.