For release: Novemner 5, 2012
For press information, contact Geraldine Taylor, 901-678-2810
The University of Memphis is planning a series of events in observance of Veterans
Day on Monday, Nov. 12. The University, which has more than 700 students, faculty
and staff who are veterans, will hold events throughout the day. The schedule includes:
7-7:45 a.m. – Motivational Formation Run hosted by the U of M ROTC units. The run
will begin on Memorial Field.
8-8:15 a.m. – Veterans Day Service at the Student Plaza fountain. The ceremony will
include an opening ceremony and the playing of “Taps.”
10 a.m.-1 p.m. – Information Fair in the University Center River Room (Room 300)
11 a.m.-1 p.m. – Reception hosted by University of Memphis Veterans Services in the University
Center River Room
Parking for the events is available in the Zach Curlin garage.
For more information, contact Geraldine Taylor at 901-678-2810.