Commemoration of 9/11 Events

Commemoration of 9/11 Events

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Date and Time

Friday, September 9, 2011 — Monday, September 12, 2011




Due to the closure of the University of San Diego campus through September 9, 2011, the panel discussion "September 11 Ten Years Later: Where do we go from here?" has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The University of San Diego will be hosting several events to commemorate the September 11, 2001 attacks. Below, please see the schedule of events. All events and ceremonies are free and open to the public. 

Friday, September 9

Flags setup around the September 11 Memorial in front of the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice

12 p.m.
Interfaith prayer service at the Institute for Peace & Justice Garden of the Sky

2 - 3:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion: September 11 Ten Years Later: Where do we go from here?
Institute for Peace & Justice Theatre  

Panelists include Supervisor Ron Roberts, County of San Diego; Avi Spiegel, assistant professor and Middle East expert in Political Science; Necla Tschirgi, professor of Practice, Human Security and Peacebuilding at the Kroc School of Peace Studies; Daria Hollowell, adjunct faculty, Theology and International Relations; and Bob Schoultz, former Navy SEAL and director of the Master of Science in Global Leadership program. The panel discussion will be moderated by Political Science Professor and Associate Dean Noelle Norton. 

Saturday, September 10

Flags setup around the memorial at Institute for Peace & Justice

Sunday, September 11

Flags setup around the memorial at Institute for Peace & Justice

2 p.m.
Moment of silence during men's soccer game  

5 p.m. 
Film Screening: “The Power of Forgiveness” in Institute for Peace & Justice Theatre

7 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Masses in Founders Chapel with special 9/11 prayers

Monday, September 12

Flags setup around the memorial


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