September 8, 2010
SUBJECT: September 11 Ninth Anniversary Commemoration
Saturday, September 11, 2010 will be the ninth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack. In honor of this solemn day in our nationís history, UC San Diego will mark the anniversary on Friday, September 10, 2010 by placing a wreath at the base of the 9/11 commemorative tree on Warren Mall at 7:30 a.m., where it will remain until sunset. The UCSD Veterans Association, chaired by Bryan Pettengill, will represent the campus in placing the wreath.
Ringing of the carillon throughout the campus on Friday at 12:15 p.m. will initiate a moment of silence. Scott Paulson of Geisel Libraryís Art Library has composed a special carillon peal for the occasion.
Members of the campus community are encouraged to pay their respects throughout the day with their own personal expressions of respect and appreciation.
If you would like additional information, please call 858 534-6386.