University hosts symposium "How 9/11 Has Changed the World"

Laura Ogonowski '08 spoke about her father, John Ogonowski, who died when he was piloting American Airlines Flight 11 on 9/11.
Sept. 12, 2011 - To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the University presented the two-day symposium, "How 9/11 Has Changed the World," on Sept 8-9, 2011.

The Albert Schweitzer Institute organized the event, which included panel discussions on a variety of topics:
  • "Reflection on the Effect of 9/11 on the World"
  • "The Media and 9/11"
  • "International Law and Homeland Security"
  • "Lessons Learned and Future Directions"
The event also featued a forum with members of the Quinnipiac community who lost family members on Sept. 11, including Laura Ogonowski, a 2008 Quinnipiac alumna whose father, John Ogonowski, died when he was piloting American Airlines Flight 11, the first plane to be hijacked and flown into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11.