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Northwest announced the death of a student Saturday morning.

Lonnae Young was a junior psychology major from Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

According to an email from the President’s Office, Young died unexpectedly Saturday morning at SSM Health St. Francis Hospital.

Young was a resident assistant on the second floor of Dieterich Hall and involved with Sigma Society.

The University encourages anyone needing counseling to receive help. Students can receive assistance by contacting Wellness Services or the University Police Department outside of the Wellness Services hours. Faculty and staff can contact the employee assistance program and a support line is also available to all members of the community at (888)-279-8188.

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