Students gather at tearful vigil to honor the life of Lillyann Cummings

Aaron Bobeck and Yomira Meregildo

Photos by Aaron Bobeck.

Photos by Yomira Meregildo.

Lillyann Cummings passed away on Friday, Oct. 5. Cummings, 20, was a junior chemistry major on the Dean’s List, a Burrell Scholar, a member of Iota Sigma Pi, a national honor society for women in chemistry, and a member of the sorority delta Delta Phi Zeta. A vigil was held on campus to honor her life on Oct. 10.

The Buffalo State Counseling Center can be contacted at 878-4436. They are available to speak to any campus community members grieving this loss or in need of someone to talk to. Crisis services can also be contacted 24/7 at 716-834-3131.