News

Newsbriefs 11/11

Veterans Day

The Veteran Students Organization (VSO) helps veterans transition to the University of Miami. Members will host different events throughout the week, beginning Monday and ending on Friday. The VSO’s events will take place each day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Rock.

– Monday: Veterans Day commemoration

UM, the Consulate General of France in Miami, VSO, veterans and Color Guard will commemorate Veterans Day at the Rock from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. The program will start with brief words from student veterans followed by the promotion ceremony of Lt. Col. Noel Christian Pace.

The Consul General Philippe Letrilliart will award the insignias of “Chevalier dans l’Ordre National de la Legion d’Honneur” (Knight in the National Order of the Legion of Honor) to three United States veterans who fought alongside France during World War II.

– Tuesday: VSO will host a pull-up challenge with a local Marine recruiter.

– Wednesday: There will be a push-up challenge with a local Army recruiter.

– Thursday: Students can play a game of Battleship with a local Navy recruiter.

– Friday: Students can participate in a paper airplane contest with a local Air Force recruiter.

Alexander Gonzalez may be emailed at news@themiamihurricane.com. 

November 10, 2013

Reporters

Alexander Gonzalez

Assistant Editor


Around the Web
  • Miami Herald
  • UM News
  • HurricaneSports

June is a huge recruiting month for the Miami Hurricanes. It concludes with Paradise Camp on June 22 ...

The University of Miami showed women’s basketball coach Katie Meier how much it appreciates her on F ...

Frank Garis first watched Jalen Rivers from the opposite sideline, and the offensive lineman was imp ...

George Stewart had a big problem, and little time to solve it. It was Week 6 of the 2018 season, and ...

One of the interesting subplots of this Hurricanes season will be watching the evolution of a bunch ...

The Emmy Award-winning journalist, who grew up in Miami and started her career in Spanish language t ...

Nursing researchers and music therapists test a simple and cost-effective way of motivating critical ...

The University of Miami Libraries offer readers multiple ways to access the books, which are popular ...

Rosenstiel School researcher Martin Grosell weighs in on how marine life in the Gulf could be affect ...

Varona, an attorney and educator who specializes in administrative law, communications and media law ...

University of Miami Director of Athletics Blake James announced Friday a contract extension for head ...

Adrian Del Castillo garnered his second Freshman All-America honor of the year, appearing on the Per ...

Two-time Miami women's basketball team co-captain Laura Cornelius is set to start her professio ...

Courtney spent nine years previously on Jim Larranaga's staff from 1996-2005. ...

The University of Miami track and field program received 17 All-America honors at the conclusion of ...

TMH Twitter
About TMH

The Miami Hurricane is the student newspaper of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Fla. The newspaper is edited and produced by undergraduate students at UM and is published weekly in print on Tuesdays during the regular academic year.