Dartmouth College will commemorate Veterans Day 2012 with a series of events scheduled from Thursday, November 8, through Tuesday, November 13, honoring the service of America's veterans. All members of the Dartmouth community are encouraged to join us in recognizing the accomplishments and sacrifices of the men and women who have so proudly and valiantly worn the uniforms of our nation's military.
On Thursday, November 8, Tuck Armed Forces Alumni Association
(AFAA) will hold a celebration for Dartmouth community veterans and their families from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A Retreat Ceremony
featuring the Dartmouth College ROTC will be held on the Green on Friday, November 9, at 5:00 p.m.
, and will be followed by a Veterans Day Banquet
organized by Dartmouth student-veteran organizations (ticket purchase required). Events on Monday, November 12, include the 2012 Veterans Day Remembrance Breakfast
for Dartmouth community veterans, families, faculty and staff, with a keynote address by Dartmouth NROTC alum Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff, '68. At 4:30 p.m. the Rockefeller Center's Veterans Day Program
features three Kendal residents and contributors to the book "World War II Remembered" speaking about their experiences then and now. On Tuesday, November 13 at 4:30 p.m., Rabbi Resnicoff will speak on "Faith and Force: Religion in the U.S. Military Today"
in a lecture open to students, faculty and staff at Rockefeller Center. A slideshow of Dartmouth veterans and Dartmouth community members' relatives who have served will run at Baker Library from November 5 through November 13. For more detail on each event, please see the full schedule below.
Dartmouth Big Green Honors Veterans: There is a Buy One Get One Free ticket deal for all Veterans at the following Dartmouth home events this weekend: Friday, November 9: Men's Soccer vs. Brown at 7pm; Men's Hockey vs. RPI at 7pm; Saturday, November 10: Football vs. Brown at 1.30pm; Men's Basketball vs. Maine at 7pm; Men's Hockey vs. Union at 7pm. Please present a valid military ID. For questions or how to buy tickets in advance call the Dartmouth ticket office at 603-646-2466.
Schedule of Events