Just 500 yards away from the World Trade Center when the towers collapsed, Jeffrey Paine, father of senior Charlotte Paine, sophomore Jeffrey Paine and freshman Isabelle Paine, witnessed firsthand the event that shook the nation on 9/11.
Sept. 11, Mr. Paine shared his story during chapel, from an eyewitness account of the attack to the spiritual experience that followed, his speech reminded students and faculty of the tragedy that changed the world and the lessons it has taught.
Junior Elizabeth Cregan performed a rendition of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah,” accompanied by Organist Donald Doucet.
Filmed by Emma Gobillot
Edited by Max Westmark