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Religion and Spirituality

20th Anniversary September 11th Memorial Service

September 11, 2021 at 8:46am9:30am EDT

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

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The dean and chaplains of Hendricks Chapel will host a memorial service on Saturday, Sept. 11, at 8:46 a.m. in the Main Chapel to honor the 2,977 people killed in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, on the same date 20 years ago.

The memorial service will also be livestreamed on Zoom. Registration is not required to join the livestream.

As a tribute of remembrance and resilience, this ceremony will express appreciation for the unity, compassion and courage displayed among those responding to the tragedies brought forth that day.

The service will include a reflection from Chancellor Kent Syverud, offerings of remembrance and resilience, musical tributes, and the ceremonial ringing of 20 chimes and lighting of 20 candles.

Music will be provided by the Syracuse University Brass Ensemble, as well as student vocal ensembles organized by José (Peppie) Calvar of the College of Visual and Performing Arts.

This event was first published on September 2, 2021 and last updated on September 8, 2021.

Event Details

All those attending may use UAG or Comstock lots. Those seeking accessible parking may use Quad lot. For directions, visit