November 5, 2018

Veterans Day Observance Cermony Nov. 8

Kishwaukee College will be hosting a Veterans’ Day Observance on Thursday, November 8 at 11:00 am in the Kishwaukee College Conference Center, room A1273. The Veterans’ Day Observance is free and open to the public. Community members should park in Lot A/South Lot and enter through door #16 or 17.

The observance will include a welcome by Dr. Laurie Borowicz, President of Kishwaukee College; presentation of the colors by the NIU Army ROTC; National Anthem by Kish student Naliah Mobley, DeKalb; Pledge of Allegiance; and recognition of veterans in attendance. The event will include a reading by John Gruben (current Kishwaukee Professor) from a passage Larry Johansen (former Kishwaukee College Professor) wrote for Veteran’s Day 1984; a presentation by Chuck Roberts of Rochelle, IL; a presentation by Steve Korth, Lindenwood, of the American Legion; and a Veterans Day Tribute video, “I’d Do It All Over Again.”

For more information, contact Meaghan Cassinelli at 815-825-9533 or