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6.25.04

Task forces formed for campus violence

UNC-Wilmington leaders are beefing up security after the murders of two students.

The university has named two task forces to review the safety and security at the school.

Chancellor Rosemary DePaolo says the task force on campus violence prevention will review the safety and security of the campus community.

In May, Jessica Faulkner was found dead in a dorm room on campus. Fellow UNCW student Curtis Dixon has been charged with her murder.

Then in June, UNCW student Christen Naujoks was shot and killed at her apartment complex. It's believed an ex-boyfriend, who killed himself a few days later, killed her.

He had recently been dismissed from the university.

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