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Display memorializes fallen veterans


Emma Corry, Features Editor

January 28, 2020

A wall displayed the memorialized and young faces of people in military uniform, their photos surrounded by post-it notes covered in hand-written messages picked up from surrounding tables next to the tissue boxes. A nationally touring photo-display of Indiana Military who have died in a war zone ...

‘Don’t wait for calamity’

‘Don’t wait for calamity’

Brandon Cole, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016

When the planes slammed into the Twin Towers 15 years ago, the country was at a standstill. Why does it take tragedy for us to come together as people, believe in God or even realize just how precious life is?

Readers, staff remember September 11, 2001

Armon Siadat

September 12, 2014

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GALLERY: Flag flies high on Sept. 11

GALLERY: Flag flies high on Sept. 11

USI Shield Staff

September 11, 2014

Everyone who drove onto USI's campus from the Lloyd Expressway Thursday morning was greeted by the American flag, waving from the ladder of a Perry Township firetruck. The Flag Raising Ceremony took place on the overpass above University Boulevard because of its high visibility to traffic below, cau...

Flag flies high to commemorate 9/11

An American flag hangs over the Lloyd Expressway by way of the Perry Township Fire Department Wednesday morning to commemorate Sept. 11, 2001. 

By Caleb Riley/The Shield

Troi Genders

September 11, 2013

Everyone who entered USI’s campus from the Lloyd Expressway Wednesday morning was greeted by an American flag waving above the overpass from the ladder of a fire truck parked on University Boulevard. Perry Township Fire Department Assistant Chief Jerry Bulger is in charge of the Flag Raisin...

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