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Letter from the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Group

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter is from the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Group and sends well wishes to those effected by the Boston Marathon Bombings.

Letter sent to City of Boston from children at a Chinese primary school

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter is from a class of primary school children in China. Addressed to Thomas Menino, they express their sympathy and condolences to the people of Boston.

"We all stand strong for Boston" poster from the Copley Square memorial.

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. The poster reads "From Peoria Illinois to Beijing China, we all stand strong for Boston" in both English and Chinese.

Poem for Lingzi Lu left at Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poem left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. The poem is dedicated to Lingzi Lu .There is a message at the end of the poem that states "please contribute to B.U.'s Lingzi Lu scholarship."

U.S. Campuses Wrestle With Safety Perceptions

This article from the New York Times looks at how U.S. campuses are addressing concerns of safety after the Boston Marathon bombings and similar events.