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Eastern to honor veterans with special program on Nov. 12

11/5/2012

WILBURTON, OK (Nov. 5, 2012) – Eastern Oklahoma State College will host a Veterans Day Observance on Monday, Nov. 12 at 1 p.m. in the Student Center Ballroom. All area veterans and active service men and women are invited to attend.

The recognition ceremony will focus on the many veterans and active service members associated with Eastern’s Wilburton, McAlester and Idabel sites. Eastern currently serves approximately 125 veterans, their dependents and active duty personnel. Several Eastern students will share their experiences of service to the country during the ceremony.

The event will also include inspirational music from the Eastern Choir and Band and a performance of “Some Gave All” by sophomore Reilly Cloud. A special thank you video by Eastern’s mass communication program will also be presented.

Veterans and active service men and women are also invited to have lunch in the Eastern cafeteria courtesy of the Eastern Honors Program from noon to 1 p.m.

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