The University of Guelph community is mourning the death of Monica Janicas, a Bachelor of Science (Honours) student studying animal biology who passed away March 19.

A visitation is planned for Monday, March 27, and a funeral mass on Tuesday, March 28 in Hamilton. Condolences to Monica’s family may be shared through the funeral home’s online memorial page.

Campus flags will be lowered to half-mast March 28 in Monica’s honour.

Support services and initiatives are available for all faculty, staff and students, including:
• Employee assistance program for faculty and staff, 1-800-265-8310
• Multi-Faith Resource Team, 519-824-4120, Ext. 58909
• Student Counselling Services, 519-824-4120, Ext. 53244
• Crisis Text Line, text “UofG” to 686868

This message is shared with the community following University protocol.