Center for Community Engagement
Indiana State University
Tirey Hall 134A
Terre Haute, Indiana 47809
On Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, 2013, campus and community volunteers at more than 100 colleges and universities across the nation will read the names of fallen soldiers of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) and Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF). Each campus participating in National Roll Call will organize its own reading of names and will observe at 11 a.m. PST (2:00 pm EST) a simultaneous nationwide minute of silence. Currently more than 183 colleges and universities in all 50 states participate in the event.
Indiana State University will begin the Veteran’s Day events at 11am with a wreath laying ceremony in the Heritage Ballroom in Tirey Hall, with a reception to follow in the Heritage Lounge. At 12:00pm and continuing on the hour every hour until 4:00pm will be the reading of the names of Indiana fallen soldiers from OIF and OEF.
For more information about Indiana State University’s Veterans Day events, please contact Jennifer Christian in the Center for Community Engagement at 812-237-7900 or Mike Caress, Veterans Services Coordinator at 812-237-2540.