VETERANS DAY 2015
On November 11, at 6:30 a.m., a Veterans Day Fun Run/Walk will begin in front of Hendricks Chapel. The event is organized by Syracuse University’s ROTC program. The Syracuse University community is invited to join the ROTC units, local veterans’ organizations, and military installations as they run or walk the route to Manley Field house and back.
Syracuse University will celebrate Veterans Day with an 11 a.m. ceremony at Hendricks Chapel. Brigadier General Michael A. Fantini, U.S. Air Force, is the keynote speaker. Syracuse University student and Marine Corps veteran Jordan Lindsay Robinson will be master of ceremonies. The Syracuse University Singers and the 198th Army Band Quintet will perform at the event, which culminates in a wreath-laying ceremony and raising of the American flag on the Quad.
The Syracuse University Veterans writing group will host a 6 p.m. reception in Room 207 of the Hall of Languages. Readings will start at 7 p.m.
An 8 p.m. concert by the Syracuse University Women’s Choir will take place in Setnor Auditorium. The concert honors SU’s commitment to national defense and veterans.
The Veterans Day observation concludes with a “Turn Down For What” service and fellowship dinner at 9 p.m. In Hendricks’ Main Chapel and Nobel Room.