- The Washington Times - Wednesday, September 11, 2002


Racial profiling and terrorism noon Howard University Law School hosts a Dean's Lecture Series address on "Racial Profiling and Terrorism: One Year Later." Location: HU School of Law, 2900 Van Ness St. NW. Contact: 202/806-8464.

Tribute to victims 8 p.m. America's Heroes of Freedom holds a ceremony to honor the victims of the September 11 attack on the Pentagon. Location: DAR Constitution Hall, 1776 D St. NW. Contact: 202/528-0971.


7:45 a.m. Attends a private religious service

8:46 a.m. Observes a minute of silence.

9:30 a.m. Addresses a Defense Department ceremony marking the observance of the September 11 terrorist attack on the Pentagon at the Pentagon.

12:30 p.m. Lays a wreath at the crash site of Flight 93, Shanksville, Pa.

4:30 p.m. Lays a wreath at the World Trade Center site.

9:01 p.m. Addresses the nation from New York City.


9 a.m. Energy Information Administration releases the weekly petroleum status report. Location: 1000 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/586-8800.

3 p.m. National Agricultural Statistic Service releases the weekly broiler hatchery report. Location: 12th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Contact: 202/720-7017.

5 p.m. World Agricultural Outlook Board releases the weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin. Location: 12th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Contact: 202/720-5447.


8 p.m. National Institutes of Health hold a meeting of the National Advisory Neurological Disorders and Stroke Council training subcommittee to discuss the training programs of the institute. Location: Holiday Inn, 8120 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. Contact: 301/496-9248.

8:30 a.m. Nuclear Regulatory Commission holds a meeting of the Reactor Safeguards Advisory Committee, protection subcommittee, to review the staff's Fire Protection Research Plan, status of fire-protection-research activities, fire-protection inspection process and findings, and industry activities. Location: 11545 Rockville Pike, Room T-2B3, Rockville. Contact: 301/415-7364.

8:30 a.m. Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting of the Acute Exposure Guideline Levels for Hazardous Substances National Advisory Committee. Location: EPA, 1201 Constitution Ave. NW, Room 1117. Contact: 202/554-1404.


No oral arguments are scheduled. Contact: 202/479-3211.


In session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.


1:30 p.m. House-Senate Conference Committee holds a meeting on the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal 2003, (closed). Location: S-221, U.S. Capitol. Contact: 202/224-3871.


Meets at noon for legislative business to consider the Patriot Day Resolution. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.


4 p.m. House-Senate Conference Committee holds a meeting on the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal 2003, (closed). Location: 345 Cannon House Office Building. Contact: 202/225-4151; recorded schedule 202/225-2675.


Ceremony all day Project South holds a "Day of Reflection on September 11." Location: Malcom X Park, 16th and Euclid streets NW. Contact: 301/320-4034.

Exploring the effects of terrorism all day Howard University hosts a conference on exploring the effects of terrorism and trauma on black Americans. Location: Howard University, Armour J. Blackburn University Center, 2400 Sixth St. NW. Contact: 202/238-2335.

Commemoration all day American University hosts its September 11 commemoration on "Global Human Community: The Challenge and the Promise."

Highlights 8:30 a.m. Vigil in the Chapel

Location: AU, 4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/885-5950.

Risk Communication and Terrorism all day Defense Department's Deployment Health Clinical Center holds a conference on "Risk Communication and Terrorism: New Clinical Approaches," Location: Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria. Contact: 202/782-6563.

September 11 commemoration 8:30 a.m. Labor Department holds a flag unfurling and September 11 commemoration. Location: Labor Department, 200 Constitution Ave. NW. Contact: 202/693-4676.

Memorial 8:30 a.m. University of Maryland holds its Remembrance of the Past, Hope for the Future memorial for the September 11 victims. Location: UMD, east end of McKeldin Mall, College Park. Contact: 301/405-4076.

Defense Department 9 a.m. Defense Department holds a ceremony to mark its observance of the September 11 terrorist attack on the Pentagon. Ceremony is not open to the general public. President Bush; Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Richard B. Myers, participate. Location: Pentagon. Contact: 703/695-0169.

Commemorative flag unfurling ceremony 9:30 a.m. Arlington County holds a commemorative flag unfurling ceremony in remembrance of September 11. Location: Gateway Park, foot of Key Bridge, Arlington. Contact: 703/228-0785 or 202/251-2741.

September 11 memorial service 10 a.m. AFL-CIO holds a September 11 memorial service, "Remember, Reflect, Recommit." Location: AFL-CIO, 815 16th St. NW. Contact: 202/637-5018.

Swim for Liberty 10 a.m. Swim for Liberty holds a news conference to begin a 25-day "Swim for Liberty" from Washington to the Statue of Liberty in support for Americans affected by the September 11 terrorist attacks. Location: James Creek Marina, 200 V St. SW. Contact: 718/965-6668.

Bioterrorism and biodefense noon National Institutes of Health holds a Clinical Center Special Grand Rounds Lecture on "Bioterrorism and Biodefense: One Year Later." Location: NIH, Building 10, Lipsett Amphitheater, Bethesda. Contact: 301/496-2563.

DC Road Runners Club noon DC Road Runners Club holds a race to commemorate September 11. Location: Thomas Jefferson Memorial, National Mall. Contact: 703/241-0395.

Religious service 12:10 p.m. St. Peter's Church holds a Mass and ecumenical prayer service for the Capitol Hill community to remember the victims and events of September 11.

Highlights 6 p.m. Ecumenical prayer service

Location: St. Peter's Church, Second and C streets SE. Contact: 202/884-9027 or 202/547-1430.

"September 11: We Remember" 12:30 p.m. The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies and the Student Government Association hold a "September 11: We Remember" memorial ceremony. Location: SAIS, Nitze Building, Kenney Auditorium, 1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/663-5626.

"Day of Unity and Prayer" 1 p.m. All Dulles Area Muslim Society Center holds an interfaith "Day of Unity and Prayer" in remembrance of the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks. Location: ADAMS, 46970 Community Plaza, Sterling, Va. Contact: 703/433-1325.

Knights of Columbus 2 p.m. Knights of Columbus celebrate a Mass in memory of the victims of September 11. Location: Catholic University, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 620 Michigan Ave. NE. Contact: 703/684-8352.

Panel discussion 2 p.m. American University Washington College of Law holds a panel discussion on the "Domestic and International Implications of September 11."

Highlights 2 p.m. Reflections and remembrance of the victims of September 11

4:30 p.m. Session on civil liberties, U.S. foreign policy priorities, and the U.S. economy and global trade

Location: AU WCL, Room 603, 4801 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/274-4077, Ext. 3336.

Transportation Department 3 p.m. Transportation Department holds a ceremony to commemorate the events of September 11. Transportation Secretary Norman Y. Mineta participates. Location: Transportation Department, Plaza, 400 Seventh St. SW. Contact: 202/366-5580.

News conference 5:30 p.m. Congress holds a news conference on the events of September 11. Senate Majority Tom Daschle, South Dakota Democrat, Senate Minority Leader Trent Lott, Mississippi Republican, House Speaker J. Dennis Hastert, Illinois Republican, and House Minority Leader Richard A. Gephardt, Missouri Democrat, participate. Location: Lower West Front Terrace, U.S. Capitol. Contact: 202/224-6421.

Vigil 7:24 p.m. Congress holds a congressional staff candlelight vigil and moment of silence. Location: Capitol Reflecting Pool.

Politics, Morality and the Media in the Age of Terrorism 8 p.m. National Press Club, George Washington University and the Joan Shorenstein Center on Press, Politics and Public Policy hold a Kalb Report panel discussion on "Politics, Morality and the Media in the Age of Terrorism." Marvin Kalb; Madeleine K. Albright, former Clinton secretary of state; Elie Wiesel, Nobel Prize winner; Cardinal Theodore McCarrick and Susan Eisenhower, Eisenhower group, participate. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, Ballroom, 13th floor. Contact: 202/662-7501.

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