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Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2008 12:21:02 -0500
To: Multiple recipients
Subject: A Day of Remembrance: University events on April 16, 2008

Thursday, February 20, 2008

Dear students, faculty, and staff of Virginia…

View of the crowd prior to a University Commemoration on the morning of April
16, 2008, A Day of Remembrance.

Photo by Brent Jesiek.

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Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

People tied yellow florets on the poles around the campus.

Photo taken April 19,2007

In Remembrance.jpg
A remembrance board has been set up inside the main entrance to Squires, with excerpts from e-mails across the world and space for people to scrawl their thoughts.

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View of the April 16 memorial with Burruss Hall in the background. Photo taken April 17, 2008.

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View from the entrance to the Perspective Gallery in Squires Student Center. The gallery hosted an exhibit of items sent to VT, photos, and video related to 4/16.
Photo taken 4/16/08.

Photo by Roger Gupta.



Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2008 18:20:54 -0400
To: Multiple recipients
Subject: Police Presence on Campus

April 14, 2008

To : The Virginia Tech University Community

From : The Virginia Tech Police…

People tied maroon and orange ribbons on trees to express grief and remembrance a week after April 16.

Orange and black ribbons were tied on trees around the campus of Virginia Tech three days after the tragety.
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