missing student http://ripr.org en Search Continues for Missing URI Student http://ripr.org/post/search-continues-missing-uri-student <p>There is still no word from a University of Rhode Island student who’s been missing since Thursday.</p><p>21-year-old Matthew Royer was last seen leaving his apartment in Rhode Island on Thursday, he was heading back home to southeastern PA where he was supposed to start a job on Friday.</p><p>URI officials say the university reached out to Royer’s family on Saturday.</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 18:38:41 +0000 Catherine Welch 15530 at http://ripr.org Brown Statement on Missing Student, Now Confirmed Dead http://ripr.org/post/brown-statement-missing-student-now-confirmed-dead <p>Brown University President Christina Paxson sent the following letter to members of the Brown community after receiving confirmation that a body found in Providence is that of missing Brown student Sunil Tripathi.</p><p>Members of the Brown Community,</p><p>It is with profound sadness that I write to share news that the state medical examiner has confirmed the death of Brown student Sunil Tripathi.</p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 16:28:56 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 14160 at http://ripr.org Several Tips but No Solid Leads on Missing Brown Student http://ripr.org/post/several-tips-no-solid-leads-missing-brown-student <p>The family of a missing Brown student says while tips are pouring in, there are still no significant leads. The 22-year-old has been missing since March 16<sup>th</sup>.&nbsp; Providence Police had said that the family thought Sunil Tripathi committed suicide, but the family is now ruling that out.</p><p>The father of Sunil “Sunny” Tripathi&nbsp; says every day the family calls homeless shelters, hospitals and is plastering fliers up in areas his son liked to visit, hoping that someone knows where he is.</p><p></p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 17:39:41 +0000 Catherine Welch 12643 at http://ripr.org Several Tips but No Solid Leads on Missing Brown Student