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B-CU Mourns the Loss of Student

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President Trudie Kibbe Reed and the Bethune-Cookman University family today are mourning the tragic loss of sophomore student Primas Christopher Foulks.

"On behalf of the entire university family, we extend our condolences to Mr. Foulks' family and loved ones and we will lift them up in prayer during this incredibly difficult time," said President Reed.

Foulks, a 23-year-old mass communications major from Columbia, S.C., was a member of the Marching Wildcats Band. The university will be providing grief counselors on campus to help those in need of support.



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Founded in 1904 by Mary McLeod Bethune, Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) today sustains her legacy of faith, scholarship and service through its relationship with the United Methodist Church and its commitment to academic excellence and civic engagement. B-CU offers baccalaureate degrees in 37 majors through six academic schools – Arts & Humanities; Business; Education; Nursing; Science, Engineering and Mathematics; and Social Sciences – and maintains intercollegiate athletic programs and instrumental and choral groups that have achieved national recognition. Located in Daytona Beach, B-CU is one of three private historically black colleges in the state of Florida. The institution boasts a diverse and international faculty and student body of more than 3,400.

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