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Marking the first anniversary of September 11th

A letter from President M. Lee Pelton to campus:

Dear Colleagues,

After conferring with faculty, students, and staff, we have decided to mark the first anniversary of the September 11th tragedy with a day of reflection and remembrance. I invite you to participate in whatever part of this event feels the most appropriate for you.

September 11
7:40 to 7:55 a.m.-- Gather at Jackson Plaza
8 a.m. to noon-- Recite the names of those lost on 9/11-- UC Balcony (Mill Stream side)
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.-- Day-long ringing of the chimes on the Clock Tower
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.-- Cone Chapel open for private meditation and prayer
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.-- Poster paper available for personal notes, thoughts, prayers located at Goudy, the UC and in the Residence Halls
Noon to 1 p.m.-- Public program at the State Capitol, Capitol Mall Plaza
5 to 5:15 p.m.-- Gather at Jackson Plaza for close

September 12

12:45 to 1:35 p.m.-- Convocation at Cone Chapel
What Have We Learned? Faculty panel with Professors Joe Bowersox, Catherine Collins, Sam Hall and David McCreery

Please join us.

Lee Pelton

09-10-2002