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Sad News for CC Community: fallenchemist

Roger_DooleyRoger_Dooley Founder Posts: 106,392 Senior Member
edited November 2016 in Community & Forum Issues
We have sad news for the College Confidential community. David Krost, better known here as @fallenchemist, has passed away. David was an amazing contributor to our community, both as part of our moderator team and as member always willing to offer helpful advice.

In particular, David was very helpful with his encyclopedic knowledge of Tulane University. @TulaneJeff brought us the sad news earlier in the day with this thread: http://talk.collegeconfidential.com/tulane-university/1932445-fallen-chemist-p1.html

Our thoughts and prayers go out to David's family and friends.

It's helpful people like David that have made CC the great resource that it is, and he will be missed.
Post edited by CCadmin_Sorin on

Replies to: Sad News for CC Community: fallenchemist

  • ZinheadZinhead Registered User Posts: 2,403 Senior Member
    That is terrible news. Godspeed.
  • 2019hope2019hope Registered User Posts: 155 Junior Member
    I'm so sorry for his family and for his friends. He will be greatly missed.
  • CA1543CA1543 Registered User Posts: 1,538 Senior Member
    He was such a positive resource and so thoughtful and responsive. As a grad of Tulane Law School & a former NOLA resident, I feel very sad and my thoughts and prayer are with his family.
  • connectionsconnections Registered User Posts: 1,326 Senior Member
    I'm sorry to hear this. He was a really careful and balanced moderator. Condolences and prayers to his loved ones.
  • TheGreyKingTheGreyKing Registered User Posts: 614 Member
    edited October 2016
    He was a great contributor. Condolences to his family, friends, colleagues, and all who benefitted from and enjoyed his posts here at CC.
  • momsthebestmomsthebest Registered User Posts: 66 Junior Member
    Sincere condolences to his family and friends. I always enjoyed reading his thoughtful posts.
  • SeinfeldFan1SeinfeldFan1 Registered User Posts: 688 Member
    Really sad, I loved his insightful posts. He was very nice. My condolences to his family and friends.
  • ConsolationConsolation Registered User Posts: 21,162 Senior Member
    Thank you for letting us know. My condolences to his family and friends.
  • DustyfeathersDustyfeathers Registered User Posts: 2,018 Senior Member
    Wishing his family and friends all comfort during this time.
  • RockyMountainWaveRockyMountainWave Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
    Sad news regarding the Fallen Chemist. My daughter and I always looked forward to his posts when going through the admissions process 2 years ago. I still go back often to see what he has posted and will miss his insight in the future. He certainly had an impact on my daughters decision to attend Tulane. The Fallen Chemist will be missed. RIP.
  • ClarinetDad16ClarinetDad16 Registered User Posts: 3,414 Senior Member
    May his memory be a blessing
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