Published On: Mon, Apr 15th, 2019

Fordham University To Award Sydney Monfries Posthumous Degree After She Fell To Her Death From Clock Tower

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A student who feel 40 feet to her death from Fordham University’s clock tower will receive a posthumous degree, the New York City college has confirmed.

Sydney Paige Monfries, from Portland, Oregon, died at the young age of 22 just weeks before she was due to graduate after she fell from the Keating Hall bell tower at around 3 a.m. on Sunday. The New York Police Department said the student went to the tower with her friends in the early hours of Sunday, as reported by The Daily Mail. Sources added that Monfries and her pals were climbing the spiral staircase at Keating Hall tower when she tripped on a landing and fell 40 feet.

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Fordham University To Award Sydney Monfries Posthumous Degree After She Fell To Her Death From Clock Tower