9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
Past Events › Talk/lecture
The documentary film, In Our Son’s Name will have its world festival premiere on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 7:15pm at the Atlanta Film Festival. The screening will take place at the Plaza Theatre. The film tells the story of Phyllis and Orlando Rodriguez, who lost their son Greg in the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001. The Rodriguez family and the film’s director, Gayla Jamison, will be present for a Q&A following the showing of the film Tickets cost $10.00 and…Find out more »
The Bipartisan Policy Center panel discussion entitled Fragility and Extremism in Yemen, Again scheduled for Tuesday, February 3, 2015, at 9:00am, will now take place on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 9:00am. Yemen seemingly only attracts U.S. attention when tied to a terrorist attack or plot: the USS Cole in 2000; Anwar al-Awlaki’s incitement to terror since 2004; the “underwear bomber” in 2009; the cargo plane plot in 2010. The country’s long-simmering political fragility and endemic civil wars largely escape notice. Now, both…Find out more »
Former Fire Commissioner and Chief of Department Sal Cassano will speak at the NYC Fire Museum on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 6:00pm. His topic will be the new world the FDNY entered on September 11, 2001 and how it adapted and evolved. He will also address how the FDNY responded to 2012’s Hurricane Sandy. Ticket cost is $10.00. Tickets can be purchased here. NYC Fire Museum 278 Spring Street (between Hudson & Varick Streets) New York, NYFind out more »
The Ethical Culture Society of Westchester will screen the documentary In Our Son’s Name on Friday, March 6, 2015 at 7:30pm at their center in White Plains. In Our Son’s Name tells the story of the Rodríguez family. Orlando and Phyllis Rodríguez lost their son Greg in the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. After Greg’s murder, they promote peace and nonviolence. There will be a discussion with Phyllis and Orlando Rodríguez after the screening. Everyone is welcome. Tickets…Find out more »
The Center on National Security at Fordham Law and the Cardozo Law Institute in Holocaust and Human Rights will present a panel discussion entitled Liberty and Security Today – A New Normal? on Thursday, February 26, 2015 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. The panelists will be Jameel Jaffer of the ACLU; Deborah Pearlstein of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and Scott Shane of the New York Times. Karen Greenberg of the Center…Find out more »
Charles “Charley” Metcalf, survivor of the September 11th terrorist attack on the Pentagon, will deliver the keynote address at the 44th annual Frank Church Symposium at Idaho State University’s Stephens Performing Arts Center. This year’s symposium theme is Cross-Cultural Expression in a Transforming World. Metcalf’s talk is entitled Cross-Cultural Expression from a National Security Communication Perspective. The annual symposium is held to honor of Idaho Sen. Frank Church, who was the chairman of the U.S. Committee on Foreign Relations during…Find out more »