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UVa Student Dies in Dominica Boating Accident

caseyschulmanOfficials at the University of Virginia confirmed Saturday night that a student taking part in the Semester at Sea program has died.

Casey Schulman, a fourth-year foreign affairs major from Falls Church, was killed Saturday in a boating accident in Dominica. The trip was organized independently of the Semester at Sea activities.

Grief counseling has been organized for members of the program, and a commemorative service will take place on the ship Sunday evening.

The Semester at Sea ship is scheduled to leave Dominica Sunday evening and return stateside on Friday, Dec. 7.