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Students Replant Memorial Flags

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At 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 11, four students reinstall the College’s 9/11 flag memorial after a group of five vandals tore 2,977 miniature flags from the ground in protest. Passerbys lauded the students and aided in the memorial’s reconstruction. (Campus/Anthea Viragh)

At 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 11, four students reinstall the College’s 9/11 flag memorial after a group of five vandals tore 2,977 miniature flags from the ground in protest. Passerbys lauded the students and aided in the memorial’s reconstruction. (Campus/Anthea Viragh)

At 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 11, four students reinstall the College’s 9/11 flag memorial after a group of five vandals tore 2,977 miniature flags from the ground in protest. Passerbys lauded the students and aided in the memorial’s reconstruction. (Campus/Anthea Viragh)

By Gregory Woolston

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Following a midday protest, in which five individuals removed a temporary memorial commemorating the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, students gathered on Wednesday evening to replant flags in front of Mead Memorial Chapel. Additional coverage regarding both the protest and response will continue throughout the next week. (Campus/Anthea Viragh)

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  1. Timothy on June 9th, 2014 5:55 am

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    tnx for info.