Memorial Bench Dedicated Honoring Matthew Shepard
Posted on September 28, 2008
Filed Under Gay News Blog
Ten years ago in October, Laramie made headlines with the brutal murder of gay University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard … attacked because of his sexual orientation.
Saturday, the University of Wyoming and the Shepard family dedicated a bench in Matthew’s honor.
The bench which sits near the A & S Auditorium near Prexy’s Pasture is to be a constant reminder that every life is to be valued and honored.
University President Tom Buchanan was on hand to commemorate the anniversary.
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