The University of Scranton plans Veterans Day events


SCRANTON — The University of Scranton has several public events planed on campus Friday, Nov. 10 to celebrate Veterans Day.

Events include an interfaith prayer service over a “Field of Flags” at 11 a.m. at the Commons Flag Terrace and Founders Green.

An Open House from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. will give individuals an opportunity to meet the officers of the Veterans Club in the Veterans Lounge on the first floor of Hyland Hall.

Veterans Day events will conclude with a 7 p.m. lecture about “Mindfulness Training: Stress Reduction Workshop” in the Veterans Lounge. The lecture is open to members of the university community and veterans at large.

These Veterans Day events, presented free of charge, are sponsored by the university’s Veterans Club and the Veterans Advocacy Committee with a grant from Lockheed Martin, Inc.