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By Whitney Lavaux on September 12th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 10:30 am
Student organizations at the University of Florida organized a candlelight vigil in honor of Sept. 11 and the victims of the attacks thirteen years ago. These students shared their own stories of the backlash that followed the attacks.
By Andrew Ayer, Jennifer Tintner and Paige Kauffman on September 11th, 2013 | Last updated: September 12, 2013 at 7:18 am
In 2009, Congress named Sept. 11 a National Day of Service and Remembrance to honor the victims of that infamous day. The bipartisan decision encouraged people to take action, and on Wednesday, the tradition continued in Gainesville.
By WUFT News on September 12th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:53 pm
A video mocking the Islamic prophet Muhammad is attributed to the violence from an armed mob which led to the deaths of a U.S. ambassador and three of his staff members.
By Corey Brooks on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:40 pm
UF, and the city of Gainesville, hosted multiple events on Tuesday to honor and remember the victims of September 11. On campus, the Lubavitch-Chabad Jewish Student Center and the Lubavitch-Chabad Student Group hosted a “Good Deed Mitzvah Marathon.”
By Zac Blobner on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:42 pm
The event, with almost 3,000 American flags and a live bald eagle, takes place Tuesday evening at Highland Memorial Park
By Cassandra Vangellow on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: September 11, 2012 at 3:13 pm
Gainesville firefighters gathered Tuesday morning at Station No. 1 to honor the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.