College to Recognize Veterans Day with Ceremony - SUNY Cortland

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

Chancellor Zimpher to Start Listening Tour at Cortland

Chancellor Zimpher to Start Listening Tour at Cortland

Chancellor Nancy Zimpher will start her statewide TeachNY listening tour at SUNY Cortland


Ceremony to Honor Late Veteran William Phelps ’69

Ceremony to Honor Late Veteran William Phelps ’69

A military service will be held May 21 in St. Mary's Cemetery, Cortland.


Baseball’s National Title Defense Emphasizes ‘Fun on the Field’

Baseball’s National Title Defense Emphasizes ‘Fun on the Field’

An inaugural “Fun on the Field” event provided male mentors for 28 local boys.


Fraternity’s Giant Baby Bottle Effort Promotes Change

Fraternity’s Giant Baby Bottle Effort Promotes Change

A fraternity collected hundreds of dollars in loose change in a 12-foot cylinder symbolizing a baby bottle.


Nation’s Top Health Agency Taps Professor as Expert

Nation’s Top Health Agency Taps Professor as Expert

The CDC relies on Diane Craft, a professor of physical education, as its subject matter expert for early childhood physical activity.


Corporate Challenge Registration Due Thursday

Corporate Challenge Registration Due Thursday

The College will take a team to the 3.5-mile run/walk on Tuesday, June 7.


ASC Themed Dinners Earn National Recognition

ASC Themed Dinners Earn National Recognition

Three prizes bring to 13 the number of medals ASC has won since 2006.


Two Earn SUNY Chancellor's Scholar-Athlete Awards

Two Earn SUNY Chancellor's Scholar-Athlete Awards

Maddy Scozzie and Connor Griffin are recognized for academic excellence and outstanding athletic achievement.


And Mother Made Two at Commencement

And Mother Made Two at Commencement

The mother-daughter duo in cap and gown was an unusual sight this year.


Teacher Keeps Promise, Travels 1,500 Miles for Student’s Graduation

Teacher Keeps Promise, Travels 1,500 Miles for Student’s Graduation

When a sport management major graduates Saturday, the teacher who changed his life will travel more than 1,500 miles to witness it.


Explore

Visit

Contact