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Nicole Orttung (GS) Passes Away

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In an announcement from Columbia School of General Studies Dean of Students Tom Harford, Nicole Orttung, a fourth year in the Dual BA Program Between Columbia University and Sciences Po has passed away.

From part of the email:

Dear Students,

It is with sadness that I write to share with you the news of the the passing of GS undergraduate student, Nicole Orttung. Born in Prague, Czech Republic, and raised in Arlington, Virginia, Nicole was in her fourth year of the Dual BA Program Between Columbia University and Sciences Po, studying Euro-American relations and political science.

We send our heartfelt condolences to Nicole’s family and friends.


Dean Harford also noted that CPS will be hosting a walk-in group counseling session tomorrow, November 29th from 6-8PM in Fairholm Lounge, 503 West 121st Street.

A link to the full obituary can be found here.

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