Texarkana College Plants Flags on Campus to Honor 9/11 Victims
This Sunday, September 11, 2022, marks the 21st anniversary of the September 11 attacks on the United States of America.
Texarkana College held a remembrance activity in honor of the 2,977 people who lost their lives.
Students, staff, faculty, and the community visited the World War II Memorial on the Texarkana College Campus and placed an American flag in the grassy area surrounding the memorial.
2, 977 Flags "We Will Never Forget"
There are a total of 2,977 flags, representing each individual. The flags will remain on display through this weekend.
See 20 Ways America Has Changed Since 9/11
For those of us who lived through 9/11, the day’s events will forever be emblazoned on our consciousnesses, a terrible tragedy we can’t, and won’t, forget. Now, two decades on, Stacker reflects back on the events of 9/11 and many of the ways the world has changed since then. Using information from news reports, government sources, and research centers, this is a list of 20 aspects of American life that were forever altered by the events of that day. From language to air travel to our handling of immigration and foreign policy, read on to see just how much life in the United States was affected by 9/11.