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SCC Laurel Campus to Host Free Community Veterans Day Event

In celebration of Veterans Day, Somerset Community College (SCC), Laurel Campus, will host a free community event on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 11 a.m. The event will be held on the SCC Laurel Campus in Building 3, Room 133 and in the Atrium. The SCC Laurel Campus is located at 100 University Drive in London.

At the event, members of the SCC Veterans Student Organization will lead the Pledge of Allegiance and provide a demonstration of the flag folding ceremony.

Johnna Atkinson-Bigelow, SCC professor of Communications, will sing the Star Spangled Banner and provide additional special music. North Laurel High School NJROTC will conduct the Color Guard.

The ceremony will conclude with a balloon release salute to veterans.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact James Taylor, SCC assistant professor of Political Science at (606) 451-6820 or email