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Veterans Day observance to be held at Penn State Fayette Nov. 11

11/1/2010 —

A special Veterans Day observance will be held at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus on Thursday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. on the lawn in front of the Williams Building. The campus holds this annual observance to honor the men and women in uniform, past and present, who have served and continue to serve our nation. The public is invited to attend this free observance on the Fayette campus.

The observance will include a welcome by Dr. Francis Achampong, chancellor of Penn State Fayette; a singing of the “National Anthem” by the Penn State Fayette campus choir; invocation by Rev. Alfred Thompson, a veteran and former Penn State Fayette student; guest speaker Therman King, a veteran and current Penn State Fayette student; the laying of the wreath by Penn State ROTC students; and a playing of “Taps” by Penn State Fayette professor Dave Meredith.

For more information about the Veterans Day observance, call 724-430-4130.

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