The "Anniversary in the Schools" webinar will deepen students' knowledge of the events of 9/11. Photo by Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
Registration is now open for the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s “Anniversary in the Schools.” This free, annual webinar aims to provide a new, meaningful way to deepen students’ knowledge about the events of 9/11.Read more
Now-retired NYPD Detective Scott Strauss played a vital role in the rescue operation in the hours following the collapse of the Twin Towers.
On the morning of 9/11, Scott Strauss was on the train home when he heard over his Walkman that a plane struck the World Trade Center. As a detective with the Emergency Service Unit of the NYPD, he questioned how something like that could happen on such a beautiful day.Read more
Visitor Services Volunteer and Docent Karen Lazar with Lindsay Watts, director of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum’s volunteer program, at Gracie Mansion for the 2017 Mayoral Service Recognition Award ceremony.
Karen Lazar, a 9/11 Memorial & Museum visitor services volunteer and docent, was recently awarded the 2017 Mayoral Service Recognition Award for completing more than 500 hours of service with the 9/11 Memorial & Museum.Read more
Lolita Jackson, having worked at the World Trade Center for more than 10 years, has the unique experience of being a survivor of both the 1993 and 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center. Photo by Monika Graff, 9/11 Memorial.
Lolita Jackson, an employee for Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, survived both the Feb. 26, 1993, and Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the World Trade Center. Lolita credits her survival on 9/11 to her experience in 1993.Read more