New York Yankees fans hold a banner during game four of the Major League Baseball World Series against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Yankee Stadium in New York, New York. Photo by Doug Pensinger/ALLSPORT via Getty Images.
On Thursday, Feb. 28, our second public program of the winter 2019 season, “ When Is It Okay? Restarting Sports After 9/11 ,” addresses this very issue. ESPN’s Mike Greenberg, NBA Commissioner Emeritus David J. Stern, WNBA Founding President and Big East Conference Commissioner Val Ackerman, former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue, and current NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman will discuss the specific challenges facing sports commissioners following the attacks.Read more
Karen E. Young and Hassan Hassan in conversation with Noah Rauch. Photo by Monika Graff, 9/11 Memorial.
Last week, the 9/11 Memorial Museum hosted a special public program on recent developments related to Saudi Arabia, from Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s efforts to characterize the kingdom as forward-looking, to more controversial events such as the killing of Jamal Khashoggi and ongoing involvement in the Yemeni Civil War.Read more
One of the "Welcome Back to the World Trade Center" mugs distributed to returning WTC tenants after the 1993 World Trade Center bombing. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gift of Jim Kazalis, Photograph by Michael Hnatov.
Although uniform in size, appearance and date, the ten “Welcome Back” mugs currently in the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s collection connect to a nuanced, individualized story hinged by the operations of fate.Read more
Dr. Karen E. Young and journalist Hassan Hassan will discuss what the future holds for Saudi Arabia.
On Thursday, February 21, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum will host a public program featuring American Enterprise Institute Scholar Karen E. Young and journalist Hassan Hassan in conversation about what the future holds for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.Read more
Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School visited the 9/11 Memorial & Museum as part of a visit to New York City. Photo by Monika Graff, 9/11 Memorial.
Today, on the one-year anniversary of the Parkland, Fla. shooting that killed 17 people at Stoneman Douglas High School, we look back at the courage and strength shown by the Parkland community. Less than one month after the massacre, a group of 55 students visited the 9/11 Memorial & Museum.Read more