Seven student deaths in the last eight months have left the Worcester Polytechnic Institute community grief-stricken. Compounding that tragedy is the fact that at least three of those lives were lost to suicide; two deaths are under investigation, according to the university.
“Certainly any loss of a student is devastating,” said WPI president Laurie Leshin.
Three deaths by suicide in the span of a year is staggering for a campus that has seen two student suicides over the...
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