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Connections faculty and staff newsletter
 December 2013

Celebrating Veterans Day - in photos

A photo gallery of main campus's remembrance ceremonies.


Keith Glindemann, assistant director of Veterans Services; Kathleen Price, associate director of Events, Protocol and Design; and Tery Donelson, assistant vice president for Enrollment Management, tie yellow ribbons around trees to honor veterans.


American flags adorn the sidewalks leading up to main campus.


Yellow ribbons honor veterans.


James Hay, a student, raises the American flag at the flag-raising ceremony the morning of Veterans Day.


Jeff Barringer, Michael Perkins, Chris Hillery and James Hay walk in formation to conclude the flag-raising ceremony.


Keith Glindemann, assistant director of Veterans Services, speaks at the Remembrance Ceremony National Roll Call.


Col. Mike Randerson, vice president for Adult Higher Education, speaks at the Remembrance Ceremony National Roll Call.


Chris Hillery, help desk analyst, speaks at the Remembrance Ceremony National Roll Call.


Faculty, staff and students were encouraged to write thank you notes to veterans and learn more about the importance of Veterans Day.


Faculty, staff and students signed a Thank You banner that will be delivered to a veterans' retirement home.


Faculty, staff, students and friends gathered to honor veterans during the National Moment of Silence.


Mike Randerson gives an introduction to the tree-lighting ceremony the evening of Veterans Day.


Keith Glindemann presses the button to light the Military Service Tree while onlookers watch.


The Military Service Tree is dedicated to all of those in the Columbia College community who have contributed to the security of our nation through military service as a service member, spouse or dependent.