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Bring tissues for ‘Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close’

Bring tissues for ‘Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close’

Nathan Fisher

February 2, 2012

Friday night I wanted to see a movie that would make me laugh and forget about the looming work of the new semester. "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" was not that movie: it was horribly sad . . . but still worth seeing. "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" begins with the funeral of Thomas Schell ...

Community to commemorate 9/11

Shelly Le

September 8, 2011

The Office of Religious and Spiritual Life will hold a two-part event to commemorate the ten-year anniversary of the September 11 attacks this Sunday. The events will strive for religious understanding and reflection on 9/11 through an interfaith worship service and later a public forum. "Living in...

9/11 in hindsight

William Witwer

February 25, 2010

Historians are in a constant process of re-evaluation, a benefit that only comes with time (aka hindsight). When tragedies occur that reverberate throughout our whole nation, historians evaluate and re-evaluate their effects. Sept. 11 changed America in a profound, panic-inducing way. It started two...

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