College hosting Veterans Day events
PASADENA, Texas – San Jacinto College (SJC) will host Veterans Day events at all three campuses. The events are free and open to the public.
The South Campus ceremony will be held on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 10:30 a.m. at the J.D. Bruce Student Center, located at 13735 Beamer Road in the Ellington-South Belt area. The Dobie High School ROTC will present the flags, and there will be a choir performance. The movie “Taking Chance” will be presented.
The North Campus ceremony will be held on Friday, Nov. 11 at 8:30 a.m. at the Dr. Charles Grant Fine Arts Center courtyard, located at 5800 Uvalde Road in the North Channel area. U.S. Military personnel will be honored, and the North Shore High School ROTC will serve as Color Guard. There will be a flag-raising ceremony, and the National Anthem will be performed. The ceremony will conclude with a roll call of military personnel who have served during various armed conflicts.
The Central Campus event will be held on Friday, Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Interactive Learning Center, located at 8060 Spencer Hwy. in Pasadena. Local vendors will have information booths on display, and there will be a reception for veterans. Refreshments will be available.
About San Jacinto College: Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, for more than 50 years. The College, an Achieving the Dream Leader College, is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of 30,000 students in over 140 degree and certificate options, including university transfer and career preparation. Students also benefit from the College’s job training programs, renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. Our graduates contribute nearly $630 million each year to the Texas workforce. San Jacinto College. Your Goals. Your College.
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