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SGB pens open letter urging passage of gun reform legislation

SGB pens open letter urging passage of gun reform legislation

By Emily Drzymalski, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

Student Government Board’s meeting Tuesday night began with a moment of silence offered by President Zechariah Brown to honor the one-year commemoration of the Tree of Life massacre.

VIDEO | One Year Later: Pittsburghers gathered to remember those lost in the Tree of Life attack

October 27, 2019

In remembrance of the victims of the 2018 massacre at the Tree of Life Synagogue, more than 2,000 people traveled Sunday evening to the gathering at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall for a community event involving speeches, prayers and music. The Tree of Life massacre took the lives of 11 Jewish worshippers...

One year later, community continues to heal after Tree of Life attack

One year later, community continues to heal after Tree of Life attack

By Sarah Berg and Madison Brewer

October 27, 2019

More than 2,000 people traveled Sunday evening to a gathering at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall for a community event honoring the 11 victims of the Tree of Life massacre with speeches, prayers and music.

Pittsburghers honor Tree of Life massacre with day of service

Pittsburghers honor Tree of Life massacre with day of service

By Rebecca Johnson, Staff Writer

October 27, 2019

When Gary Dubin biked into the Shadyside EMS station on Sunday morning, he wasn’t looking for help — he was delivering freshly baked cookies. 

The Tree of Life massacre: What happened

The Tree of Life massacre: What happened

By Rachel Romac, Staff Writer

October 27, 2019

With 11 dead and six injured by a shooter who used anti-Semitic slurs, Pittsburgh was thrust into the limelight as the location of what is now known as the worst anti-Semitic attack in the nation’s history.

Poetry | We Are the Tree Of Life

Poetry | We Are the Tree Of Life

By Leah Mensch, Opinions Editor

October 27, 2019

Leah Mensch reflects on her Jewish identity one year after the 11 people were killed at the Tree of Life Synagogue.

Opinion | One year later: Perspective from a Tree of Life congregation member

Opinion | One year later: Perspective from a Tree of Life congregation member

By Aidan Segal, For The Pitt News

October 27, 2019

Columnist Aidan Segal has been a member of the Tree of Life congregation since 2016. Today, he shares his perspective a year after the massacre.

Muslim, Jewish community leaders speak out against hate at lecture

Muslim, Jewish community leaders speak out against hate at lecture

By Carolyn Brodie, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

Wasi Mohamed said the Pittsburgh Muslim community was prepared to support their Jewish neighbors after the Tree of Life massacre.

Student-organized exhibit honors Tree of Life massacre

Student-organized exhibit honors Tree of Life massacre

By Sarah Berg, For The Pitt News

October 6, 2019

An exhibit, titled “To Those Who Grasp It: Student Responses to October 27th” opened Sunday in the William Pitt Union’s Kimbo Gallery.

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