College to Recognize Veterans Day with Ceremony

 College to Recognize Veterans Day with Ceremony

11/11/2013 

SUNY Cortland will celebrate Veterans Day with a 3 p.m. ceremony Monday, Nov. 11, in Brockway Hall Jacobus Lounge.

Sponsored by the College President’s Office, the event is free and open to the public.

The 30-minute ceremony and a reception immediately following in the Curry ’52 Main Lobby will provide an opportunity for SUNY Cortland students, employees and community members to thank veterans for their service.

Cadet Joseph Ursitti, a political science major at the College, will offer remarks as the event’s keynote speaker. Ursitti spent eight years in the U.S. Army, serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.

He earned the Army Commendation Medal with Valor for his actions during a daring raid mission in Iraq and plans to re-enlist as an Army officer after he graduates. Ursitti also is a member of the College’s Army ROTC program.

For more information, contact the President’s Office at 607-753-2201.


More News

A Father-Son Bond, Born in Conservation Biology

A Father-Son Bond, Born in Conservation Biology

Brandon Williams ’17, the son of a single mother, discovered a life-changing education and a father figure at SUNY Cortland.


Alumni Reunion 2017 Highlights Athletics

Alumni Reunion 2017 Highlights Athletics

Volleyball and men's and women's soccer are draws for Alumni Reunion 2017.


Graduate Students Learn Through Mannequin Classmate

Graduate Students Learn Through Mannequin Classmate

New tool helping speech and hearing science students develop skills.


Residence Hall Projects Receive State Financing

Residence Hall Projects Receive State Financing

New state financing marks the end of DeGroat renovation and the start of Smith Tower project


Athletics Program Ranked in Directors’ Cup Top 25

Athletics Program Ranked in Directors’ Cup Top 25

The SUNY Cortland men’s and women’s intercollegiate athletic program finished in 21st place in the 2016-17 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup competition.


College Expanding Arabic Language Studies in Oman

College Expanding Arabic Language Studies in Oman

Center for International Learning offers immersive experience.


Student Recognized for State Assembly Research Project

Student Recognized for State Assembly Research Project

David Boodram's paper on hydraulic fracturing wins state-wide award.


Calm in the Midst of Terror

Calm in the Midst of Terror

Scott Israel ’77 defined leadership during airport attack.


Summer Sports Camps Start Soon

Summer Sports Camps Start Soon

Summer Blast Day Camp joins traditional summer sports camp offerings.


Alumni Association to Honor Five Graduates

Alumni Association to Honor Five Graduates

The graduates will be recognized July 8 during Alumni Reunion 2017.


Explore

Visit

Contact