September 11, 2001
faith that your friends, your families, your education and the glow from each
of your individual hearts
have prepared you well to burn brightly against the darkness of this world."
-- David Mills, SGA President, A Time for Caring Service, Sept. 16
The events of Sept. 11 in New York City, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C., areas, have profoundly affected us all as Americans and as members of the James Madison University family. Our thoughts and prayers are with those who have been directly affected by this tragedy. The JMU Alumni Association invites and encourages you to post messages to let the JMU community know how you are, offer support, and to share information about alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends. Postings can be made online through our web form or via e-mail. See below. If you prefer, please contact the Alumni Association directly to provide information about alumni who are among this tragedy's victims and heroes by calling toll free 888-JMU-ALUM.
Response Headlines from James Madison University
9/11/01- Letter from JMU President Linwood Rose
9/12/01 - JMU Holds Blood drives on 9/15 & 9/28
9/12/01 - Counseling Services Available to Deal With Tragedy
9/12/01 - JMU Suspends Athletics Competitions After Tragedy
- JMU Community Observes 'A Time of Caring'
(to listen to the service in streaming audio, see below)
9/14/01 - Week-long Madison Symposium Postponed
9/17/01 - 'What Can I Do?' Here are Ways to Help
9/18/01 - JMU Students Form Red, White and Blue Flag at Bridgeforth Stadium
9/20/01 - Panelist Discuss Complexities of Middle East
11/16/01 - Memorial Scholarship Funds Established in Honor of Alumni Victims
8/13/02 - A Ride for Remembrance: 2002 JMU graduate honors sister, other victims and volunteers
- Not a pile of debris, but treasured remains.
For Diane Horning (mother of Matt Horning '97), this is a painful, lonely -- almost solitary -- campaign.
The JMU Alumni Association encourages everyone to participate in relief efforts* in any way possible.
Families come together in times of need. Please stay in touch.
Alumni Memorial Scholarship Funds
JMU Related Links
Ride for Remembrance
from the Breeze...