GLSD 9/11 Perspective

How has the tragedy of September 11, 2001 impacted you in today’s society?

“The tragedy of 9/11 has impacted the society that I live in today by making me feel a lot safer in events of terrorism. This allows me to be more free with what I can do.”   

-Matthew Cox, Sophomore

“It made me more aware of the threats to America, and it also made me take a greater interest in some of the foreign policy decisions our leaders make. It made me pay more attention to thing going on outside America.”

-Mr. Pratt, Teacher

“If 9/11 didn’t happen, my family would have never had to move here, and I would have a completely different life.”

-Nina Sarp, Junior

“The tragedy of September 11, 2001 has made me more self aware.”

-Keeley Thomas, Sophomore

“It impacted a lot in today’s society by having more rules in the airport security. It was a dramatic change to everyone that saw or was injured by it. I also think that whoever died and those families that are missing someone they love is a huge to society.”

-Hannah DeStefano, Freshman

“It has impacted me through high security at airports, and tourist sites. And along with, others are less able to see and do things they loved prior to 9/11.”

-Michael Dunlap, Senior

“It has caused me to value my family even more, and to value human connection. It has also forced me to become more understanding of our place in the world.”

-Mr. Krack, Teacher

“9/11 has changed the world in many ways. The most immediate and obvious change that has impacted me is airport security.”

-Mr. Maines, Principal

“The tragedy of 9/11 impacted me in today’s society by increasing airport security.”

-Kiley Myers, Junior

“It has made me more aware the world me. Different areas are impacted in different ways.”

-Michael Lopata, Junior