The one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings is especially difficult for those who knew and loved the three people who lost their lives at the finish line.
The family of bombing victim and Boston University graduate student Lu Lingzi was given 15 marathon bibs. Some of those have gone to runners with connections to the university.
The family of Boston Marathon victim Lu Lingzi announced the launch of the Lingzi Foundation.
Lu Lingzi, 23, was a graduate student at Boston University.
Family members of a Boston University graduate student killed in the Boston Marathon bombings are making five of the 15 marathon spots they were given available to members of the BU community, the school said on Thursday.
Speakers including Lu Lingzi’s father and her roommate say they will never forget the lightness she brought to their lives.
The third person killed in the Boston Marathon bombings was a Chinese graduate student at Boston University originally from China’s northeastern city of Shenyang, a state-run Chinese newspaper reported Wednesday.