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9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at Hartnell’s Main Campus

September 6th, 2013

SALINAS, Calif. - On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 Hartnell College will hold a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at 12:30 p.m. The program will take place at Steinbeck Hall in the Student Center located at 411 Central Avenue in Salinas, CA. This event is open to the public.

Hartnell College remembers the 2,973 lives lost 12 years ago during the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. This is a day of remembrance, reflection, and learning for the college and the surrounding community.

The program will start with Hartnell College student, David Carrasco singing the National Anthem, and will include remarks by these special guests:

  • Hartnell Superintendent/President, Dr. Willard Lewallen
  • Mayor of Salinas, Joe Gunter
  • Salinas Police and Fire Departments
  • Assemblymember Luis Alejo’s Office, Laura Cabrera
  • Student Veterans:
    • Ryan Estes - Army
    • Maria Schlotthauer - Navy
    • Josh McAtee - U.S. Coast Guard

For more information, contact Director of Student Affairs (Student Life), Augustine Nevarez at 831-755-6825 or email anevarez@hartnell.edu.

Hartnell Community College District

The Hartnell CCD serves over 15,000 students annually through its main campus in Salinas, the Alisal Campus in East Salinas, the King City Education Center, and various outreach learning centers throughout the Salinas Valley. Hartnell College, a Hispanic Serving Institution, provides workforce training, basic skills courses, and prepares students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Hartnell College is recognized for its innovative public and private partnerships that support world class STEM education, career technical education, fine and performing arts, humanities, and athletics. We are growing leaders through opportunity, engagement, and achievement. For more about Hartnell CCD, visit www.hartnell.edu.