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College to hold Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday

What

Southwestern College Veterans Services will hold a Veterans Day Ceremony featuring the presentation of colors by the 82nd Airborne Division Association Color Guard, the singing of the National Anthem and “Battle Hymn of the Republic” by members of the SWC Concert Choir and SWC Chamber Singers and the playing of “Taps.”

The speaker will be former Southwestern Community College District Trustee Nick Aguilar, a veteran of the 82nd Airborne Division whose experiences during and after the Vietnam War are recounted in the documentary film “A Direction Home: Nick Aguilar.”

When

11 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 (Campus is closed in on honor of the holiday Nov. 11.)

Where

Veterans Glen Patio, in front of the Academic Success Center (Building 420)
Southwestern College
900 Otay Lakes Rd.
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
Driving directions and campus map at swccd.edu/map

More Information

Southwestern College Veterans Services, (619) 482-6324

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Accredited since 1964, Southwestern College is the only public institution of higher education in southern San Diego County, serving approximately 400,000 residents of communities including Bonita, Chula Vista, Imperial Beach, National City, Nestor, Otay Mesa, Palm City, San Ysidro, Sunnyside and Coronado. The College District offers more than 300 associate degree and certificate options. More information at swccd.edu.
Southwestern College Office of Communications, Community and Government Relations (619) 482-6304