In Memoriam: Austin Plummer

To: UCSC Community

From: Helen Shapiro - Provost, Colleges Nine and Ten

I am sorry to inform you that Austin Plummer, a College Ten student, died in a climbing accident in the Sierra last weekend. Austin was a junior, majoring in Neuroscience and Behavior. He also hosted a radio show at KZSC last year and was scheduled to do so again this year. He graduated from Thousand Oaks High School in 2007.

Please join me in expressing our condolences to Austin's family and friends. Anyone on campus desiring assistance in coping with this tragedy is urged to contact Counseling and Psychological Services at (831) 459-2628. Also, please feel free to contact us or any of the college staff if we can be of assistance.