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Tragedy: A bard student is killed after earning his music degree

Norman Lebrecht

May 28, 2024

Vietnamese student Linh Hong Nguyen was killed when a car drove onto a sidewalk in Red Hook, New York, as she was returning home after receiving her master’s degree from Bard College.

Her tragic death was confirmed by President Bard Leon Botstein.

Linh (25) came from Hanoi. She was about to start her doctoral studies at Stony Brook University.