The community of Polytechnic Institute of NYU mourns the tragic loss of Andrei Koloskov, a financial engineering graduate student who was involved in a fatal car accident Sunday night. He is remembered as a caring and gifted student who brought life and energy to his studies and to our community. As we grieve his loss and kindle our memories of Andrei, our faculty, staff and students join together to express our condolences to the Koloskov family at this difficult time.
“A young life — full of hope, dreams and promises — tragically cut short, shatters us all,” said Charles Tapiero, head of the Department of Financial and Risk Engineering. “This vibrant student and fine member of the NYU-Poly community will be sorely missed by us all. We extend our prayers and sympathy to Andrei’s family.”