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Remember 9/11

Sep 02, 2011

On the 10th anniversary of 9/11, join the Westerville and campus community in remembering those who lost their lives trying to save others and all those who perished that day.

Friday, Sept. 9 during lunch and dinner in the Campus Center:

  • Sign the remembrance and honor banner that will be hung at First Responders Park
  • Write a memory for the “Memory Board”

Sunday, September 11

  • At 8:49 a.m. the bells in Towers  will toll four times  - once for each plane that hit The World Trade Center, the Pentagon and United Flight 93 that went down in Pennsylvania.  The Otterbein University Chapel will be open for individual prayer and reflection.
  • Memorial Observance, First Responder’s Park, 374 W. Main St., 2:00 p.m.   “A Decade of Remembering, a Future of Hope” – join Westerville Police/Fire chaplains, fire first responders, dispatchers and Ohio Patriot Guard 

 

The 9/11 Portfolio:  Prints from the Manhattan Graphic Center

Miller Gallery, Otterbein Art Dept., 33 Collegeview.  Open immediately before and after the observance.  Gallery hours:  M-F 8-4; Sat. and Sun. 1-4; closed holidays.

 The Manhattan Graphic Center is located near the SoHo district of New York City.  In 2001, one could step out the front door of the MGC building, turn to the south, and enjoy an unobstructed view of the World Trade Center.  These prints were all created within a year of the tragedy.

The Manhattan Graphic Center has generously loaned these prints to Otterbein University and Art Department on the occasion of the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy.  Otterbein is privileged to share this exhibition with all those who join in our community’s desire to remember what happened ten years ago and to honor the memory of those who perished.  

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