Karl A. Pfister passes away

Junior environmental science major Karl A. Pfister, 30, passed away unexpectedly on Sept. 1 in Burlington. “Our deepest condolences are extended to his family,” Vice President for Student and Campus Life Thomas J. Gustafson said in an e-mail to the UVM community. “His friends and faculty from within the University will miss Karl a great deal.” A moment of silence was held on Friday, Sept. 10 at 12:30 p.m. at the Howard Fountain on the Main Green. The family held private services at home in southern Vermont, the e-mail stated. If you or someone you know is in need of additional support contact the Center for Health and Wellbeing’s Counseling and Psychiatry Services at 802-656-3340 or Human Resources’ Employee Assistance Program at 802-656-2100.