College Student From Waterford Found Dead Near Campus

Waterford’s Stirling Danskin Found Dead at the University of New Haven

Stirling Danskin, a sophomore at the University of New Haven and a Waterford High School graduate, was found dead near the university’s campus Wednesday, according to a letter by School President Steven Kaplan published in the university's newspaper.

Danskin's body was found dead several blocks away from the school’s campus, on Boston Post Road, according to the letter. The cause of death is not yet known, although there are no signs of foul play, and the death is still being investigated by the West Haven Police Department, according to the letter.

Kaplan said there would be counseling services available to university students.

Judy Strutt April 13, 2012 at 12:06 PM
So sorry for your loss. I'll keep you in my prayers.
Donna McDonough April 13, 2012 at 12:37 PM
Our deepest sympathy for you all in the loss of Stirling; you are in our prayers, The McDonoughs; Bill, Donna, Shannon, & Riley
Lucinda Mahoney April 14, 2012 at 11:45 AM
Karen and family, You are all in our hearts, thoughts, and prayers. We are so, so sorry for the loss of Stirling. Please know we are here if you need anything....do not hesitate! The Mahoney Family, Cindy, John, Kelsie and Kaitlyn <3
susan Devlin April 14, 2012 at 12:18 PM
Jillian, my condolences to you and your family. My friendship and prayers are with you. I am so sorry for your loss. Susan Devlin
Teresa Schlotman Wilensky April 14, 2012 at 09:46 PM
There will be a Vigil for Stirling tomorrow ( Sunday the 15th) evening 5:30-7:30pm at Miner Farm 75 Clark Lane Waterford. Flashlights and glow sticks, no candles due to the fire risk.


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