KU Student Dies

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A University of Kansas student was found dead in her dormitory room but police say there is no evidence of foul play.

The student was identified as Courtney Newman, a senior from Leavenworth.  She was majoring in psychology and sociology and was a resident assistant at Ellsworth Residence Hall.

The university did not release any further details. University officials say counselors will be available at Ellsworth Hall. The KU Public Safety Office is investigating.