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UBC Reports | Vol. 48 | No. 11 | Sep. 5 , 2002

UBC Remembers 9/11

On Sept. 11 UBC will be hosting two ceremonies to give members of the university community and the public an opportunity to reflect on the first anniversary of the tragic events of 9/11.

Remembrance at UBC Flagpole Plaza

At 9 a.m. at the university Flag Pole Plaza there will be a short ceremony for the university community involving the lowering of the flag accompanied by a musical tribute from a quintet of musicians from the School of Music and a reading from the Theatre Department.

Live Broadcast from UBC at Robson Square

At 11:30 a.m. at the university's downtown Robson Square Campus there will be an hour long ceremony in the skating rink area that will include musicians from UBC's School of Music and the Vancouver Fire and Rescue Service. Fire and Police Honour Guards will take part in a ceremony featuring readings from UBC's Theatre Department.

Global TV will broadcast the Robson Square ceremony live on its Noon News Hour program which will be shifted to begin at 11:30 a.m. in order to cover the entire ceremony.

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