A bit of colored ribbon: Remembering 9/11

Mason Rick is a 2009 graduate of Xavier University and commissionee of the Army ROTC program. Mason served on active duty for four years and did one combat tour to Afghanistan with the 25th Infantry Division. Mason has worked at Xavier since 2013 and is currently the Assistant Bursar. Mason is graduating with his MBA from Xavier in December 2019. As I prepared to write this article, two things struck me: A majority of the intended audience of this piece were still in diapers on September 11, 2001, and what I was doing on that date was truly unremarkable. For … Continue reading A bit of colored ribbon: Remembering 9/11