9/11

Stair Climb Honors Fallen Firefighters

Past climb participant rings silver fire bell in honor of a fallen firefighter (Photo courtesy of the 9/11 Stair Climb Committee) Past climb participant rings silver fire bell in honor of a fallen firefighter (Photo courtesy of the 9/11 Stair Climb Committee)

A Wisconsin community pays tribute to fallen 9/11 firefighters.  Read more »

RSVP Now: Public Event Explores 9/11 Conspiracy Theories

RSVP now for tonight's speakers series event: "9/11 Conspiracy Theories: Why They Exist and What Role They Play in Society" at the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site, 20 Vesey St.  Read more »

Video: Ex-Radical Now Fighting Extremism

Quillium Foundation co-founder Maajid Nawaz spoke as part of the 9/11 Memorial's "9/11, Today and Tomorrow" speakers series.   Read more »

New social network Broadcastr shares audio from the 9/11 Memorial Museum's permanent archive

 The 9/11 Memorial has just recently announced a featured partnership with Broadcastr, a new social-media platform for location-based audio. Selections from the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s permanent archive of oral history and remembrances will be regularly updated and available on the site’s growing network.  Read more »

911 Documentary Film, Project Rebirth, Debuts at Sundance

After $9.5 million in donations, eight years of filming, and countless hours of interviews, Project Rebirth will debut on Jan. 21 at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah. The Battery Broadsheet reports that the feature length film, “Rebirth,” is ready to begin its “long term mission of educating people about grief and trauma through a real-life historical record.”  Read more »

AUDIO: Therapy Dogs Play Crucial Role After 911

  Rachel McPherson is the founder and executive director of the Good Dog Foundation, a New York City-based pet therapy organization. Rachel trains therapy dogs and brings them to patients in need. Cancer survivors and the elderly have all benefited from the pets who aid in the healing process. But after 9/11, the caring canines would play a role in consoling people emotionally burdened by the events of the attacks.  Read more »

Video: 9/11 Memorial's Speakers Series Explores Volunteerism

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Every vote, artifact counts: Betsy Gotbaum gives back to 9/11 Memorial

On 9/11, many people recall a day that began like any other, marked by a strikingly clear blue sky. They can vividly identify where they were or what they were doing as the attacks began to unfold.  Read more »

Volunteerism since 9/11, RSVP now for latest lecture

 The "9/11, Today and Tomorrow" speaker series has returned  for another installment at the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site, 20 Vesey St. (Between Church Street and Broadway).  Read more »

Video: Speakers Series Focuses on Realizing the 9/11 Memorial

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