Division of Administration and Finance Department of Public Safety News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cindy Granier Administrative Assistant 713-743-0612 [email protected] UNITED STATES FLAG FLYING AT HALF-STAFF ON UH CAMPUS Houston, April 16, 2013 – The University of Houston is flying its flags at half-staff to honor the victims of Monday’s Boston Marathon bombings. President Barack Obama issued the proclamation on Tuesday. The flags will remain at half-staff until sunset on Saturday, April 20. The full proclamation can be viewed by clicking here. About the University of Houston The University of Houston is a comprehensive national research institution serving the globally competitive Houston and Gulf Coast Region by providing world-class faculty, experiential learning and strategic industry partnerships. UH serves more than 40,700 students in the nation’s fourthlargest city, located in the most ethnically and culturally diverse region of the country.