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Saluting service: William & Mary to honor veterans

  • Veterans and military members in uniform salute and hold a flag
    表彰老兵:  A veteran holds an American flag during a Veterans Day ceremony at Yokota Air Base, Japan. William & Mary will host several events in honor of Veterans Day.  照片由资深飞行员唐纳德·哈德逊
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Several events at William & Mary next week will honor 日e men and women who have served in America’s Armed Forces.

今年的退伍军人节活动包括两个奉献旗杆,早餐和军事欣赏比赛。

在退伍军人节11月11的第一年经验的办公室将举办 早餐 for veterans from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Sadler Center’s Tidewater A room. At 10:45 a.m., the Student Veterans of William & Mary will host a memorial bell ringing in remembrance of the armistice that was signed Nov. 11, 1918 — on 日e 11 在11小时的 在11天 月 - 结束第一次世界大战。

在12:30时,雷蒙德一个。业务的梅森学院将举办 退伍军人节庆祝活动, open to all business students, faculty, staff and executive partners. Active-duty service members are asked to attend in uniform. At 12:50 p.m., W&M 法学院 will dedicate a new 旗杆 和天井在所有曾经的荣誉,并担任院长中A.S. Lizbe日内存杰克逊。杰克逊,他在法学院工作了超过20年,是女儿和装饰退伍军人的配偶。

On Nov. 13, the W&M 教育学校 will host a flag-raising ceremony for three new 旗杆s installed at the school in the time-honored tradition of U.S. schools flying the American flag. Join the school community at the front entrance as representatives from William & Mary's Military Science program and Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) raise 日e flag at noon.

在十一月16时, 军事欣赏足球比赛 at Zable Stadium will see the Tribe take on Towson. Multiple military-appreciation activities will take place before and during the game. Starting at 11 a.m., a Military Appreciation Game Tailgate will be held on the 校友 House Lawn. Admission is $10 for alumni and 日e general public and free for W&M ROTC and student veterans. Admission includes food, non-alcoholic drinks and beer from Virginia Beer Company. People interested in attending may register 这里。门票游戏,这在下午1点开始必须单独购买。