UI to Honor Its Own Military Veterans

Saturday, November 8, 2008

Every year during November our nation recognizes its military veterans. This year, The University of Iowa will recognize its own military veterans with a special reception November 11 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the Second Floor Ballroom, Iowa Memorial Union.

The reception will include the Air Force ROTC Color Guard; welcoming remarks by Larry Lockwood, UI Registrar; "What Is Veteran's Day?" by Amy Johnson of the UI Veterans Association; and a keynote address by Thomas Rocklin, UI interim vice president for student services and dean of students. The reception will conclude with retiring of the Colors.
Co-sponsors are the Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity, The University of Iowa Veterans Center, and The University of Iowa Veterans Association.