Remembrance vigil to be held April 14

Slep Student Center at Penn State Altoona

Penn State Altoona has announced the student marshals for the spring 2023 commencement. Student marshals are chosen to represent their academic division based on outstanding academic achievement.

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ALTOONA, Pa. — The Penn State Altoona community is invited to attend a remembrance vigil on Thursday, April 14, at 6:30 p.m. in the Pond View Lounge of the Slep Student Center.

The vigil is an opportunity to remember and honor three students who passed away this academic year: Justice Cohen, Jack Murtagh, and Christian Wirth.

Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to send photos to [email protected] for inclusion in a short video that will be shown. There will also be time for attendees to speak.

Support will be available including peer advocates, campus ministers, and Counseling and Psychological Services.