February 14, 2008 was a tragic day for the community of Northern Illinois University. This site was created by the staff of the University Archives and Regional History Center as a memorial for all affected by that day's campus shooting. It is devoted to the healing and support of each individual as they browse and comment upon the items and contribute their own unique memories.
Paper link chain made from red, black and white construction paper. "NIU" has been spelled in black and red at the middle. Size: 124" long.
The collection includes items taken from the six spontaneous memorials found on the DeKalb campus after the February 14th shootings. Also included…