The University of Tasmania has been shocked by the recent deaths of two people in Dynnyrne.
Acting Vice-Chancellor David Rich has extended his condolences and those of the University community to the families of the deceased.
“The matter continues to be investigated by the police and the University will ensure that it continues to work with Tasmania Police in any possible way to assist the investigation,” he said.
“Our emphasis is on ensuring our students and staff have the support they need at this time,” he said.
Counselling is available for University students and staff on all campuses.
For students, please contact the Student Support and Equity Unit in the Division of Students and Education or by calling on (03) 6226
2697 in Hobart, (03) 6324 3787 in Launceston or (03) 6430 4949 in Burnie.
International students can also contact the University's International Student Advisors in either Hobart on (03) 6226 2706 or Launceston on (03) 6324 3503.
For staff, advice and support is available through Human Resources.
Authorised by the Executive Director, Student Centre
23 March, 2011