It is with great sadness that the Nicholson School of Communication and Media announces the passing of BFA Graduate Elizabeth “Lissie” Tiralongo. Zachary Beckler, an Associate Lecturer in Film and Mass Media at Nicholson, had Lissie in his Narrative Production course for two years.

Beckler states that “Lissie was an amazing person, a skilled collaborator and production designer, and one of the most positive spirits in any classroom. They were working as a Scenic Technician for Magic in the Sky when the incident in the below news story occurred.”

Our deepest condolences to the Tiralongo family. We are sorry for your loss. Wishing you peace during this difficult time.

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By Majdulina Hamed.

Published to Nicholson News on January 4th, 2023.

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