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The Commemoration of September 11th

at Stony Brook University | Wed Sep 11

Location

Stony Brook University

100 Nichols Road
Stony Brook - 11794 (Map)
Tel: (631) 632-6000

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Date & Time

12:45 PM - 02:30 PM
Wed, Sep 11, 2013
Cost: Free Event
Description

Join us as we honor Stony Brook alumni and students whose lives were lost on September 11th.  Moment of silence will be held at 8:46 AM as students place a wreath at the Memorial Grove.