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Veterans Week at Husson University

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Kali Anderson | BDN
Kali Anderson | BDN
Husson University Veterans Week Event Schedule

Husson University invites the Greater Bangor community to honor our veterans this November with participation in the following public events:

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Husson University Annual Roll Call | 1 pm – 2 pm | G. Peirce Webber Campus Center, Peabody Hall

As a way to honor those who have served, Husson will participate in a National Roll Call, reading aloud the names of soldiers from the State of Maine who have given their lives to protect our country. There will be a moment of silence and an opportunity to hear the experiences of some student veterans as they share their stories.

NESCom Library of Congress WWII Interview Project Screening | 6 pm | Libra Lecture Hall, Peabody Hall

Join us for a special presentation of the interviews of local World War II veterans, Galen Gole, Norman Rossignol, Harold Beal, and Paul Wilbur, that were submitted to the Library of Congress’ Veterans History Project (VHP) by New England School of Communications (NESCom) students.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Veterans Conversation at the Dyke Center | 4 pm – 6 pm | Richard E. Dyke Center for Family Business

Take part in a riveting panel discussion on the current state of healthcare within the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the reasons businesses should hire veterans.

Panelists:

James Christie, Community Outreach Specialist for the Department of Veterans Affairs Healthcare

Mike Gray, Care Coordinator for Easter Seals Military and Veteran Services

Brigadier General Doug Farnham, Adjutant General for the Maine National Guard