The Michael J. Colligan History project Salutes Our Veterans and Active-Military Personnel
When: Tuesday, November 9th: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Where: Wilks Conference Center
Join our campus and community veterans for remembrance and reflection, with special guest speakers Dr. Michael Pratt, Regional Campuses Dean, and David Sutherlin, Miami Student Veterans. Light refreshments will be served and attendees are invited to stay for Remembering the Early Cold War Years , a panel discussion led by Jim Blount. This panel includes veterans of the early Cold War years John Moser, Carl Crane, Earl Bowman and Chuck Ramage who will share their wartime experiences.
Campus Veterans Day Salute
When: Thursday, November 11th, 11:30-12:30
Where: Schwarm Commons
Join the Miami University community as all of the campuses join together to salute our veterans and active duty personnel. Dr. Merrin Guice will sing the American Anthem, Student Veteran Lance Samples will guest speak, and Dr. Hodge will address the campus via video.
Yellow Ribbon Project
The Student Veteran’s Association here at Miami Hamilton will be hosting a fundraiser to benefit the Blue Star Mom’s, a non-partisan, non-political non-sectarian, non-discriminatory and non-profit organization.Their mission is to support through service: members and their sons and daughters who serve or have served honorably in the Armed Forces of the United States of America, United States military personnel who serve or have served honorably and their families, Veterans’ organizations, and causes that benefit military personnel. For a minimal $2.00 donation, you will be able to sign a large yellow ribbon poster which will be sent to U.S. Army troops overseas.You will also receive a yellow ribbon to wear.
- On Wednesday, 11/10, at the Schwarm Commons, 11:30-1:30.
- Thursday, 11/11 at the Schwarm Commons, 10:30-11:30 & 12:30-1:30.