This fall marks the 15th Anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on New York City. The Library will be hosting special events to remember this day in history which changed the globe. These are events have been planned by a special committee made up of faculty, administrators, and staff.
The History of 9/11 and the War on Terror
Thursday, September 8th, 11am, Library Lounge, Building L
Jim McIntyre, assistant professor of History, will present background from the early 1990s, the rise of Osama Bin Laden and Al Qaeda, the attacks on 9/11, adn resulting War on Terror. This event is being held as part of the 15th Anniversary Commemoration of 9/11.
Monday, September 12th, 8:45am, Library Lounge, Building L
This special event commemorates the 15th Anniversary of 9/11 with a ceremony that includes reading of the victims’ names and a keynote talk. A beam of from the towers will be on display.
How 9/11 Affected Me: A Panel Discussion
Monday, September 12th, 1pm Library Lounge, Building L
Members of the MVCC community from diverse backgrounds come together to share their stories from September 11th, 2001 and the time after. This event is being held as part of the 15th Anniversary Commemoration of 9/11.