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Syracuse University to observe moment of silence today, Crouse College chimes to sound at noon and 12:01 p.m. in respect to Virginia Tech community
Syracuse University to observe moment of silence today, Crouse College chimes to sound at noon and 12:01 p.m. in respect to Virginia Tech communityApril 20, 2007Kevin Morrowkdmorrow@syr.edu
Members of the Syracuse University community will observe a moment of silence at noon today in response to a request from Gov. Eliot Spitzer that all communities across New York state share a brief time of observance with the people of Virginia following the April 16 tragedy at Virginia Tech.
The Crouse College chimes will sound once at 12 o’clock and once at 12:01 p.m. to mark the moment.
For more information on SU activities in support of Virginia Tech, visit http://sunews.syr.edu/vt/index.html.