The UConn Community Gathers

A crowd, estimated in excess of 2000 people gathered behind the Student Union at UConn in Storrs on Wednesday evening. The event was a vigil for slain UConn football player, Jasper Howard. There was music and tributes to both Howard and to the University community who has reached out to Howard’s family while supporting each other through this trying time. President Michael J. Hogan and football coach Randy Edsall addressed those who gathered there. Students spoke about their loss and love for Jasper Howard and his family.