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2,997 lives, 2,997 flags: remembering 9/11

2,997 lives, 2,997 flags: remembering 9/11

By Keli Geers and Kate Uhelsky

September 15, 2016

In remembrance of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, employees of the UA Center for Service and Leadership placed miniature American flags in the grass of Coleman Common last week. Each of the 2,997 American flags memorialized the life of someone who died the day when 19 members of al-Qaeda seized four...