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Published:April 17th, 2007 15:03 EST
Virginia Tech Candlelight Vigil Tonight at UCF (4/17)

Virginia Tech Candlelight Vigil Tonight at UCF (4/17)

By SOP newswire

You are all aware by now of the recent events and tragedy that has taken place on the Virginia Tech campus on Monday. University of Central Florida students have organized a canlelight vigil tonight to show their support for these fallen brothers and sisters of the academic family.

There will be a Candlelight Vigil tonight at the UCF Reflection Pond in front of Millican Hall from 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. This event will be an opportunity for students to show strength and solidarity within the collegiate community, and to show our strength of support in numbers. The public is welcome to attend.

Bring your candles and your thoughts and prayers, this is just a time for everyone to come together and mourn this horrible event.

"Forget any and all college affiliations today. For today, we are all Hokies."

Candlelight Vigil
Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2007
Time: 9pm - 10pm
Location: UCF Campus - Reflecting Pond

A non-profit organization has been established to organize events of remembrance and support for the families and friends devastated by this tragedy. The Virginia Tech Remembrance Fund will be collecting donations at the vigil tonight that will be disbursed to those directly affected by these events in order to assist with any and all medical or other expenses. The fund has also setup a website that will soon be collecting electronic donations as well as mail in donations once the site is fully operational. This is to be expected within the next two days. Please continually check the site for its updates and your chance to give to these families and show your support. The website will also have features that will enable students to write letters to the families and students affected. The website is below: