Post 9-11

September 12, 2011

Ten years.

I can’t believe ten years have passed since September 11, 2011.

I was Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences at the time. My secretary, Clee Murray, ¬†and I listened on the radio as the day’s events unraveled. We prayed for the safety of Professor Armand Natili’s wife. Mrs. Natili, a US Air stewardess, was somewhere on the east coast as Armand frantically tried to reach her. Fortunately, Roseanne was safe and sound. Sadly, others weren’t.

A lot has changed in ten years – particularly as it relates to safety at Butler County Community College. Read the rest of this entry »