2018 Day of Remembrance update: Midnight ceremony will be held in Burruss Auditorium

From: University Relations

UPDATE 6:15 p.m. Sunday, April 15

The midnight memorial candle lighting ceremony will be moved into Burruss Auditorium.  Once the inclement weather passes, the memorial candle will be brought from the Burruss Auditorium stage to the April 16 Memorial for the remainder of the day until it is extinguished at 11:59 p.m.

11 a.m. Saturday, April 14

The National Weather Service is calling for the potential of severe weather (wind and rain) throughout the day Sunday, April 15, and in the early morning hours of Monday, April 16. This weather could impact the midnight memorial candle lighting ceremony at the April 16 Memorial Monday morning.
 
If there is inclement weather around midnight, the memorial candle lighting ceremony will be held in Burruss Auditorium rather than the  April 16 Memorial. All are welcome to attend the event. Once the inclement weather passes, the memorial candle will be brought from the Burruss Auditorium stage to the memorial for the remainder of the day until it is extinguished at 11:59 p.m.
 
For more information on Day of Remembrance events, please visit the We Remember website.