Students Gather for Candlelight Vigil, Honor Victims of Boston Marathon Blasts


Skye Vander Laan

Over 50 students, faculty and community members gathered outside of Memorial Building Monday night, April 15 to commemorate the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings with a candlelight vigil.

Junior Jacob Harwood, who organized the event, spoke to the crowd: “We didn’t know quite what we wanted to do tonight, but we knew where we wanted to be … with our family, friends, loved ones in this community … That’s what makes us strong.”