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2018 Veteran Pinning Ceremony

Description: The Veterans Pinning ceremony will publicly acknowledge the military service and sacrifices made by the Veteran and his/her family. The ceremony gives an opportunity for each veteran to share part of his or her story. By doing so, a sense of meaning and purpose can be gained by the Veteran. The Veterans Days Pinning Ceremony is a Celebration will recognize the contributions and sacrifices of those who have served to defend freedom. This includes members of the armed forces, including active members and reserve personnel. All members who have dedicated themselves to the armed forces will be honored as a part of the Detroit Mercy Veterans Day Program. In attendance will be members of the Vietnam Veterans of America (Detroit) Chapter 9, Michigan Veterans Foundation, and Detroit VA Medical Center. Current students from the University of Detroit Mercy (student organizations) and Gesu Catholic School will honor veterans during the ceremony. This event is open to the public entire Detroit Mercy community. The event will begin at 1:00pm. Light refreshments will be served following the Veterans Day program. The event is sponsored by the Student Life Office and Student Program Board. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact the Student Life Office, (313) 993-1154.
Location: Ballroom
Contact: Adam Hollmann (DMLive)
Date: Monday, November 12, 2018
Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm EST
Duration: 1 hour
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
Created by: University_Services
Updated: Monday, May 14, 2018 1:32pm GMT