Texas A&M students hold vigil to honor George H.W. Bush
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More than 250 people gathered Saturday night on the campus of Texas A&M University to pay tribute to former President George H.W. Bush, whose presidential museum and library is located at the school.

The university said on Twitter that students of its School of Government and Public Service, which bears the 41st president's name, organized a candlelight vigil in response to Bush's death. Photos showed students and faculty gathered outside the presidential library.

Bush died on Friday at his home in Houston. He was 94.

He will lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda from late Monday through Wednesday morning. President TrumpDonald John TrumpGOP senator introduces bill to hold online platforms liable for political bias Rubio responds to journalist who called it 'strange' to see him at Trump rally Rubio responds to journalist who called it 'strange' to see him at Trump rally MORE declared a national day of mourning for Wednesday, when a service will be held at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.

His remains will then be transported to Houston, and he will lie in repose at St. Martin's Episcopal Church. A funeral service will take place on Thursday and he will be laid to rest at the presidential library and museum at Texas A&M University.

The College Station, Texas, campus will be closed on Thursday for the services, the university announced.