Oct. 30, 2009

Memorial service for Jim Lim slated for Nov. 2

A candlelight service in memory of Boon Jim Lim '13 will be held Nov. 2 at 9 p.m. in the Clara Dickson Courtyard on North Campus.

Lim, who was from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was a freshman in the College of Arts and Sciences. He was found dead in his Dickson Hall bed in the early hours of Oct. 19.

Details on the cause of his death are being kept confidential at the request of Lim's family, but campus officials stress that no foul play is suspected and the death was not illness related.

Students seeking personal support may contact their residential staff, the Office of Student Support in Willard Straight Hall at 255-3608 or http://ears.dos.cornell.edu/ or Gannett Health Services' Counseling and Psychological Services at 255-5208 or http://www.gannett.cornell.edu/CAPS/offsiteSupport.html; for urgent care, call 255-5155.