Virginia Tech Massacre

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A shooting that occurred on April 16, 2007, on the campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute, in two separate attacks, two hours apart, in which the perpetrator, Seung-Hui Cho, a mentally ill student, killed 32 people and wounded many others before committing suicide
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Distinguished presenters include Troy Kirby of University of California Davis, Diane Crossey of the Houston Texans, Erin Sheehan of the Atlanta Braves and Bob Laskowski of the Chicago Bears.
Erin Sheehan: Cooking, skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, sledding, baking and reading.
''He just stepped within five feet of the door and just started firing,'' Erin Sheehan was quoted as saying.
Erin Sheehan, who was in a classroom when the gunman entered, said she played dead while fellow students lay around her.
Massacre survivor Erin Sheehan, who played dead on her classroom floor as Cho killed her friends, called the videos "really sick".
That led to the first interview with Erin Sheehan, a student who had witnessed her professor and several others shot to death by the gunman in a German class.
First-year student Erin Sheehan, who played dead to survive, said: 'I saw bullets hit people's bodies.
Erin Sheehan, who was in a German class in Norris, said the gunman had "peeked in twice" like he was looking for somebody, before he started shooting.
Student Erin Sheehan, who played dead to survive, said: "I saw bullets hit people's bodies.
Massacre survivor Erin Sheehan, who played dead on her classroom floor as Cho shot and killed her friends, called the videos "really sick".