ROTC cadets host Veterans' Day ceremony and vigil

November 8 2006

Army and Air Force ROTC cadets from Indiana State University will be joined by ROTC cadets from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, and Terre Haute North and South Vigo high schools, for a 24- hour vigil at the Vigo County Courthouse to recognize Veterans? Day and honor the men and women who have served and are serving in the U.S. military.

The vigil will begin at 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 10, with opening ceremonies, and conclude at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 11, which is Veterans' Day.

In addition, the ISU cadets will be hosting a Veterans' Day Wreath Ceremony at noon on Friday, Nov. 10, on the lawn in front of the Condit House on ISU's campus. In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held in Cunningham Memorial Library, Room 028 (Lower Level). The event will last approximately half an hour.

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CONTACT: Jo Anne Seybold, AFROTC Det 218, Indiana State University, (812) 237-2657 or j-seybold@indstate.edu

WRITER: Katie Spanuello, media relations assistant director, Indiana State University, (812) 237-3790 or kspanuello@isugw.indstate.edu

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Army and Air Force ROTC cadets from Indiana State University will host a Veterans' Day Wreath Ceremony at noon on Friday, Nov. 10; and a 24- hour vigil at the Vigo County Courthouse from 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 10, to 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 11.

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