Veterans honored with luncheon on Uvalde campus

Email this article 11/11/2011

Veterans on the faculty and staff at SWTJC were recognized for their service during a luncheon held Nov. 11 in Uvalde.

Bea Garcia, co-sponsor of the Catholic Club, was the emcee for the ceremony held in the Bluebonnet Room of the Matthews Student Center.

Elsa De Hoyos led the Pledge of Allegiance, Carla Rios sang the National Anthem and Rosy Arellano plaid Taps.

SWTJC Dean of Instruction and Chief Financial Officer Hector Gonzales was the guest speaker, reminiscing about stories his grandfather shared with him about his experiences during World War II.

The 5th Annual Veterans' Day Luncheon was by the Student Activities Office, the Catholic Club, Financial Aid Department, Student Recruitment Office and the Student Services Department.

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