President's Office

President's Statement on Death of CSUN Student

October 20, 2014

A Statement from California State University, Northridge President Dianne F. Harrison regarding the death of Abdullah Alkadi:

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of Abdullah Alkadi. On behalf of the entire campus community, I extend our condolences to his family and friends during this heartbreaking time. Losing such a promising young life is tragic.

We will continue to assist law enforcement in any way we can as they investigate the circumstances of his death.

Please join me in supporting the family and honoring Abdullah’s memory during this time of grieving.