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Report: UM student dies after fall from campus building

A view from the second floor of the University of Miami's new Rathskeller on Wednesday August 21, 2013. The student who died worked at the campus gathering spot.
A view from the second floor of the University of Miami's new Rathskeller on Wednesday August 21, 2013. The student who died worked at the campus gathering spot. MIAMI HERALD FILE

A University of Miami student died early Wednesday after falling from a campus building.

UM sent an alert after midnight about a “medical emergency” near the School of Communication. The university characterized the fall as an “apparent accident” and identified the student as Estefano Aime, a senior business major and employee of the campus Rathskeller

“The entire University of Miami community is in mourning,” UM said in a statement. “Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends.”

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