International Fraternity Reacts to the Death of Dalhousie-St. Mary's Student Taylor Samson

Thursday, August 20, 2015
Evanston, Ill.

The Sigma Chi International Fraternity is extremely saddened to learn of the passing of Taylor Samson, DALHOUSIE-ST. MARY’S 2015. Our collective hearts and prayers are with Samson’s chapter brothers and the family and friends who survive him. We also send our sincere appreciation to the Halifax Regional Police for their tireless and expedient work in helping to bring clarity to an otherwise senseless tragedy. Our priority is to assist, in whatever capacity we can, in the long healing process which will now take place for those who will struggle with the reality of this tragedy. In the meantime, we ask for privacy and patience in the days and weeks ahead.                                       

Sigma Chi is one of the largest collegiate fraternities with undergraduate chapters at 241 universities and colleges and more than 240,000 living alumni members. Sigma Chi provides a welcoming environment for young men of different temperaments, talents and convictions to enjoy a unique lifelong bond that extends far beyond college. Through world-class leadership trainingand a strong focus on academic achievement, Sigma Chi sets itself apart as the preeminent collegiate leadership development organization, challenging its members to live by its core values and exemplify character-in-action™ in every aspect of their lives, and the lives of others.

 

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