WFU School of Business hosts Veteran’s Day Ceremony on two campuses

11.11.2013 General, News Release, School News

Military veterans are an integral part of the character-based educational experience at Wake Forest University School of Business. We will honor the men and women who have served our country by hosting two special Veteran’s Day ceremonies Monday, Nov. 11 from 1 – 2p.m. at Farrell Hall’s Reynolds American Foundation Terrace and at the Wake Forest University Charlotte Center from 5-6 p.m.

Event Highlights: Reynolda Campus

Posting of the colors

Army Color Guard

National Anthem performance

Wake Forest student Lauren Darnis (’16)

Welcome and Wake Forest Military Challenge Coins Presentation

Cody Hoyt (’14)

President, Student Veterans Organization

Full-time MBA and U.S. Marine Corps

Cake-Cutting Ceremony

Robert Jefferson & Capt. Patrick Britton

Comments will be made by Student Veterans Organization president Cody Hoyt (U.S. Marine Corps), Dean of Business Steve Reinemund (U.S. Marine Corps) and COL(R) Mark W. Scott (U.S. Army).

Dr. C. Kevin Bowen, the Wake Forest University director of bands will perform the taps ceremony in memory of the fallen. This Veteran’s Day event will last for one hour and the public is welcome to attend.

Event Highlights: WFU Charlotte Center

Speakers

 Kevin Bender
Executive Director, Winston-Salem Evening MBA program
U.S. Army

 Tommy Norman
President, Norcom Realty/Chairman of the Board Charlotte Bridge Home
U.S. Army

Dinner will be available throughout the program. Community members, students, faculty and staff who have served in the Armed Forces are invited to attend so that we may pay tribute to your service.