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UMass to honor bombing victim Krystle Campbell

Posthumous degree to go to former student

UMass Boston will award a posthumous degree this month to Boston Marathon bombing victim Krystle Campbell, a former sociology student at the college, school officials said Monday.

Amid the bustle and celebration of graduation, all five UMass campuses are also pausing during their respective commencements to honor Campbell and the other bombing victims with a moment of silence.

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