Sept. 11, 2001: Five Years LaterGCC Remembers Sept. 11, 2001, Through the Years — 2002, 2003


‘A Time to Remember, A Time to Honor, A Time to Unite’

Friday, September 13, 2002

With tears in her eyes, guest speaker Deresa Teller from the Los Angeles Fire Department recounted the “shades of gray and black and white as the dust still settled” in New York on the days following Sept. 11, to a crowd gathered in Plaza Vaquero on Wednesday to honor those lost in the tragedies of Sept. 11, 2001. “Everything looked like a “one piece of clothing. Everything was incinerated.”

‘A Time to Remember, A Time to Honor, A Time to Unite’: A Photo Slideshow

Friday, September 13, 2002

GCC participates in nation’s mourning of 9/11 through emotional commemorative ceremony.

‘Edelman Takes Readers to the ‘Empty Rooms’ of Sept. 11

Friday, September 13, 2002

When Bart Edelman woke up on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, to the sounds of his radio anxiously describing an explosion at the World Trade Center he thought it was an accident.

Students, Staff Gather to Remember Sept. 11

Friday, September 12, 2003

American flags swayed in the afternoon wind, Thursday, as students, faculty and visitors bowed their heads in a moment of silence.