Sharing sad news regarding the passing of Jenna Chen, a student from the Faculty of Liberal Studies

This message is sent on behalf of Don Lovisa, president, Durham College. 

Dear colleagues and students, 

I am saddened to share with you that Jenna Chen, a student from our General Arts and Science – Science and Engineering Preparation – Ontario Tech University program, passed away on November 20.  

In honour of Jenna’s life, the DC flag at the Oshawa and Whitby campuses will be lowered for 24 hours on Friday, November 25.  

Please join me in keeping Jenna’s family and friends in your thoughts during this difficult time.  

During times of loss, it is especially important that you know we are here to help. Should you need counselling services and/or supports, I encourage you to reach out to one of the options listed below.

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