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Candlelight Vigil in Memory of Sept. 11 Attacks

Candlelight Vigil in Memory of Sept. 11 Attacks

Caitlin Bergman

September 11, 2013

A small group of Whitman community members met on the south steps of Memorial Hall to honor of the victims and families of those who lost their lives on Sept. 11, 2001. The event, which was hosted by the Muslim Student Association, began the vigil singing a verse of John Lennon's "Imagine." After,...

Numbers in the news

Shelly Le

September 15, 2011

3,654 Days since the September 11th attacks 2,975 Total death toll of the World Trade Center, Pentagon and western Pennsylvania field attacks 20  Percent of Americans knew someone hurt or killed in the attacks 422,000  Estimated number of New Yorkers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder as a resul...

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...

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