UCLA to honor veterans with campus ceremony Nov. 10

To honor the service and contributions of military veterans, UCLA will hold its seventh annual Veterans Day ceremony, which will include remarks by UCLA Chancellor Gene Block and two U.S. veterans who are members of the UCLA community; a joint color guard presentation; and trumpet renditions of “Star Spangled Banner” and “Taps.” The annual ceremony is just one of a wide range of UCLA programs, services, and research efforts that support U.S. veterans. For more information on UCLA’s research and support for veterans, please go to www.veterans.ucla.edu.

WHO

Chancellor Gene Block; Associate Vice Chancellor of Facilities Management Kelly Schmader, U.S. Navy veteran; UCLA School of Dentistry student Tigon Abalos, U.S. Army veteran; ROTC cadets.

WHEN

10:30 a.m., Monday, Nov. 10

WHERE

Wilson Plaza, UCLA Campus (map)

PARKING

From the 405 freeway, exit Sunset Boulevard, turn right on Westwood Plaza and proceed to Lot 4. Parking is $12. Media trucks should turn right onto Charles Young Drive from Westwood Plaza and park along the bus curb on right.

MEDIA CONTACT

Elizabeth Kivowitz Boatright-Simon, 310-466-8769, ekivowitz@support.ucla.edu

Media Contact