28th Annual Veteran's Vigil: Lions' Salute to Veterans

Texas A&M University-Commerce will host the 28th Annual Veteran’s Vigil: Lions’ Salute to Veterans on the 7th of November. This year’s ceremony will begin with a reception at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 7 to take place on the second-floor lobby of the Rayburn Student Center. The reception will include fun giveaways and a light breakfast. The ceremony will start at 10:30 a.m. in the RSC Conference Rooms (located on the second floor). Following the ceremony, a vigil flame will be lit, which continuously burns until the flame is extinguished later in the afternoon during the closing ceremony at 4:30 p.m. The vigil site will be located on the walking mall in front of the Rayburn Student Center.


** Texas A&M University-Commerce is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accommodations will be made in accordance with the law. To request ADA accommodations, please communicate your needs 10 days before the activity or program you plan to attend by calling the Veterans & Military Services Office at 903-886-5123 or send an email to veteranservices@tamuc.edu.

Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:30pm

Rayburn Student Center
2200 W. Neal Street, Commerce, TX 75428

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Dustin Pearson

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Tara Thompson

Tara Thompson left a positive review 11/6/2019

How touching a tribute! This was my first and I didn't know how emotional I would get at the chorale singing the anthem and taps. I miss my dad who was a veteran.