Thursday, November 10, 2016

Midland College to host Veterans Day observance ... TOMORROW

MC Photo by Katherine Curry
• Recognizing those who served in the armed forces

By Rebecca Bell
Dean of Community Relations & Special Events

The Midland College (MC) Veterans Association invites the public to a special celebration on Friday, November 11 - TOMORROW - at 11:00 a.m. in the Scharbauer Student Center's Carrasco Room on the MC main campus, 3600 N. Garfield Street. The student members of the Veterans Association—all of whom are military veterans or dependents of military personnel—are organizing the event. The celebration will include recognition of those who served in the armed services.

Kay Schipper, MC Veterans Affairs coordinator, said, “Our veteran students are proud of their military service, and they want to honor fellow veterans in the community. We hope that all military veterans, their families and others who want to thank our service men and women for their contributions to our country will join us for the celebration.”

For more information about Friday’s celebration, contact the Midland College Community Relations Office at (432) 685-4556 or email Rebecca Bell, rbell@midland.edu

About the MC Veterans Association

The Midland College Veterans Association is composed of military veterans and dependents of military veterans who attend Midland College. The club’s purpose is to promote patriotism, perform community service and provide support for military veterans who are students at MC. For more information about the Veterans Association and/or benefits for military veterans, contact Kay Schipper at (432) 685-4511, kschipper@midland.edu

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