Veterans Day Ceremony Being Held At Concord University

For Immediate Release: 
Nov 06 2017

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

(304) 384-6312,


After 4 p.m.

Office: 304-384-5211

Cell: 304-320-6405




ATHENS, W.Va. – The Concord University Veterans Association will host a special ceremony to honor local veterans on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017.


The ceremony will begin at 9 a.m. in the Wilkes Family Chapel in University Point in Athens. The general public is invited to join the Concord campus community in attending the event.


“We really like to take advantage of military holidays and show the support that Concord University has for the men and women who have fought and died for our country, and we especially like to honor those who are still with us, whether it be in the surrounding area or right here on campus,” stated Steven Kennedy, Concord University Veterans Advocate.


For additional information contact Steven Kennedy at or 304-384-6300. Information on services and programming for veterans at Concord is available at




Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086

if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.