Veterans Day Wreath Laying Ceremony
This is a past event.
Join Veteran Services and the entire UAB community as we honor those who have served our great country.
Keynote address by U.S. Senator Doug Jones.
A reception will follow in the Veteran Services lounge.
- Posting Colors - UAB ROTC
- Singing of the National Anthem - Jayda Cox, UAB VA Work Study Student
- Singing of America the Beautiful & Prayer - Nathanial Rutledge, Retired Bessemer Chief of Police
- Introduction of Guest Speaker: Roya Rahmani, Ambassador from Afghanistan - Rebecca Kennedy, Ph.D., Vice President of Student Affairs
- Introduction of Guest Speaker: Senator Doug Jones - Rebecca Kennedy, Ph.D., Vice President of Student Affairs
- Laying of Wreath - UAB Color Guard
- Closing Remarks - Walter C. Stewart III, Director of Veteran Services
- Post ceremony reception 3-4pm - UAB Veteran Services Lounge, Hill Student Center
Monday, November 11, 2019 at 2:00pm
9th Ave S Birmingham, Alabama 35233