16th Anniversary Commemoration and National Security Forum Colorado Remembers 9/11
Hosted By Governor John Hickenlooper & Mayor Michael B. Hancock
Featured Speaker Coming Soon
September 7, 2017 | 7:00 PM
University of Denver – Newman Center – Gates Concert Hall
Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab (CELL), The Denver Post and University of Denver
The ceremony will include the posting of the colors by by the Colorado National Guard Honor Guard, remarks by the Governor and Mayor, and the presentation of military honors to include a salute, Taps and bell ceremony.
A special playing of Taps will honor all of the men and women who have given their lives in service.
Four chimes of a bell will commemorate the lives lost in each of the four attacks on 9/11.
As we reflect upon 9/11 and the terrorist attacks since, it’s important that we stand unified in our commitment to remember those lost, salute our first responders and service men and women, and educate ourselves on the most pressing issues impacting global security.