Cardstock program with typed text on front and back. Creased down the middle. Program includes itinerary, directions for a vigil walk and a wreath laying ceremony, and Hebrew and English lyrics for two Jewish songs: "Olam Hesed Yibaneh" and "Oseh Shalom Bimromav."
Chatham University hosted a Multifaith Memorial Service and Vigil on November 1, 2018, following the attack at the Tree of Life synagogue on October 27, 2018. Vigil included speakers representing various religious traditions, a moment of silence, and a vigil walk. Chatham University (formerly Pennsylvania Female College, Pennsylvania College for Women, and Chatham College) was chartered in 1869 and is located on Woodland Road in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, directly across the street from the Tree of Life synagogue.
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