Sad News for the UMBC Community

TO: The UMBC Community

FROM: Nancy Young, Vice President for Student Affairs

I write with regret to inform our community of the sad news that sophomore Kyle Kinney passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2013. Kyle was studying computer engineering and was a student assistant in the Library Technology Services Department.

A memorial gathering was held on Friday, July 5. Condolences can be shared with the family through Kyle’s tribute website. I know you will join me in keeping Kyle and his family and friends in your thoughts or prayers.

Community members who need support in light of this sad news are encouraged to contact the Counseling Center at 410-455-2472 or through