Washington and Lee University marks this milestone anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks with a special collection of stories.
Terry Vosbein, professor of music at W&L, was inspired by the 9/11 attacks to compose an original song, "A Prayer for Peace."
Cpl. Chris Coffland '88 was killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan on Nov. 13, 2009. His death inspired the founding of Catch a Lift, a charity helping wounded post 9/11 combat veterans.
The Washington and Lee University community this year will remember the tragedy of Sept. 11, 2001, with a memorial ceremony, prayer vigil and placing of 2,977 American flags.
Members of the Washington and Lee University community remember where they were and how they reacted to the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
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How the W&L community reacted in the immediate aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Life held great potential for James Gadiel '00, who perished in the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center.
The Schlegel Scholarship, established in memory of Commander Robert A. Schlegel '85, who died at the Pentagon on 9/11, has supported 26 students at W&L.
A collection of W&L images from the two decades since the 9/11 attacks.