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Schedule for Tyler Trent's Purdue memorial service released

The event will begin at 6 p.m., and will last approximately 25 minutes outside of Hovde Hall.

Posted: Jan 9, 2019 11:13 AM
Updated: Jan 9, 2019 11:18 AM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Purdue University has released the schedule for Wednesday night's candlelight memorial for Tyler Trent. The event is slated to begin at 6 p.m., and will last approximately 25 minutes outside of Hovde Hall. 

Purdue President Mitch Daniels, Purdue Dance Marathon President Savannah Bratcher, Campus House Pastor Rob Schrumpf and Purdue Football Quarterback Elijah Sindelar are all expected to speak. 

5:30-6:00 Football players help distribute candles to people as they arrive

5:50 Bell Tower will chime

6:00 Purdue Varsity Glee Club sings

Football players help crowd light candles

6:03 Tribute video to Tyler plays on large screens

6:06 President Daniels welcomes crowd and introduces Savannah Bratcher, PUDM president, and Elijah Sindelar, a football team captain

6:09 Savannah Bratcher offers a brief reflection

6:12 Elijah Sindelar offers a brief reflection

6:15 President Daniels offers remarks and introduces Pastor Rob Schrumpf

6:18 Pastor Schrumpf offers a closing prayer

6:20 Glee Club sings "Amen" and the "Purdue Hymn"

6:23 President Daniels closes the event

6:24 Event Ends

Public parking is available in the Northwestern Garage, a short walk from the memorial site. Entrances are along Northwestern Avenue and Grant Street.

You can watch a live stream of the service here.

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