21-year-old teaching assistant Andrew Boldt died Tuesday afternoon when a man entered a classroom at Purdue University. Tuesday night, the Purdue community turned out in droves for a candlelight vigil in his honor.
The Associated Press reports hundreds of people gathered for the ceremony.
Reddit user 8bitremixguy shared this photo of the vigil.
— Mike Heinz (@mheinz) January 22, 2014
— Purdue Student Gov't (@Purdue_SG) January 22, 2014
Ever grateful, ever true, we are one Purdue. Candlelight vigil tonight. pic.twitter.com/BPZZUOoKdK
— Natalie Alter (@NatalieAlter) January 22, 2014
— Ⓝichol Wuertemberger (@NichoLikeDaCoin) January 22, 2014
At tonight’s basketball game between Northwestern and Purdue, a sign of solidarity.
— Northwestern Sports (@NU_Sports) January 22, 2014