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Campus Events Recognize Victims of 9/11

Contact: Janet Sassi
212-636-7577
fallersassi@fordham.edu


On Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001, members of the Fordham community and the close relatives of Fordham family members were killed in that day’s terrorist attacks.

On Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, Fordham will hold a 10th Anniversary Remembrance and Mass of the Holy Spirit on its Rose Hill and Lincoln Center campuses.

Below is a listing of events taking place on Fordham’s campuses:

Through Dec. 2011: William D. Walsh Family Library, Rose Hill campus
Exhibit, "10th Anniversary of 9/11. We Remember Them", featuring pictures of the 39 Fordham alumni who were killed on 9/11, plus a book display. Main Exhibit Hall off the Lobby at Walsh Library. The Quinn Library, Lincoln Center campus, has the same 10th anniversary exhibit.

Wednesday, Sept. 7: Lincoln Center campus
2:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Day of Community Service

Thursday, Sept. 8 through Monday, Sept. 19: Westchester campus
9/11 Book of Remembrance and Reflection signing
(available for sharing memories)
Lobby, on top of piano

Friday, Sept. 9: Lincoln Center campus
9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
InterFaith Perspectives on Communal Trauma and Healing, sponsored by Graduate School of Social Service
South Lounge, Lowenstein Center (registration and fee required at 212-636-6657)

Saturday, Sept. 10: Rose Hill campus
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Day of Community Service

Sunday, Sept. 11: Rose Hill Campus
5 p.m.
Mass of the Holy Spirit and Remembrance of 9/11
University Church

6:15 p.m.
Interfaith Prayer Procession to Fordham’s 9/11 Memorial
Finlay Gardens

6:45 p.m.
Fordham Community Reception
McGinley Center

Sunday, Sept. 11: Lincoln Center campus
8 p.m.
Mass of the Holy Spirit and Remembrance of 9/11
Church of St. Paul the Apostle
(Columbus Avenue at 60th Street)

9 p.m.
Interfaith Prayer Procession to Fordham’s 9/11 Memorial
Robert Moses Plaza

9:30 p.m.
Fordham Community Reception
Robert Moses Plaza

Tuesday, Sept. 13: Lincoln Center campus
7 p.m.
McNally Amphitheatre
"Together we are New York: Asian-Americans remember and re-vision 9/11"
Poetry reading co-sponsored by Kundiman and the Department of English

The Office of Alumni Relations website also has a schedule of memorial events and an “In Memoriam” page for members of the Fordham community, which lists the names of those in the extended Fordham community who were killed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 15,100 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre at Heythrop College in the United Kingdom.
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