Veterans Day at Immaculata University

Immaculata University welcomes veterans, active military, guard and reservists, their families and the public to celebrate the past and continuing contributions of service men and women. All events are free and open to the public! Please contact 484-323-3238 with any questions.

SCHEDULE

7:15 a.m.  Chester County Council Boy Scouts of America Veterans Day Recognition Breakfast

Immaculata University's Great Hall

Reservations for this event are required. For more information on this event and to RSVP for Chester County Council Boy Scouts of America Veterans Day Recognition Breakfast, click here.

9 a.m. Flag Raising Ceremony

Immaculata Flag Pole near Villa Maria Circle (Rain location: Rotunda in Villa Maria Hall)

IU Chaplain Father Sam Verruni, officiating; Bagpipes by HIstory Professor Dr. William Watson

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.  Coffee and Chat

Gabriele Library

Stop by to meet and honor fellow veterans or to talk with our featured guest, Chanel Santiago (see bio below).

Noon Mass Dedicated to Veterans

Immaculata Chapel in Nazareth Hall

 

Chanel Santiago is an Iraq war veteran who currently serves as a Veterans Outreach Program Specialist, Department of Veteran Affairs, at the Montgomery County Vet Center in Norristown, where she is responsible for making veterans and their families aware of the various services available to them. Chanel joined the Virginia Army National Guard in 1997, and she helped with many missions that included service in Maryland, as well as Ft. Bragg, New Jersey and Ft. Dix, North Carolina. In 2003, she was deployed to Iraq, where she served for a year as a Motor Transport Specialist during Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom. Chanel was honorably discharged after receiving the Army Service Ribbon, Armed Forces Reserve Medal with M Device, Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Driver & Mechanic Badge with Driver-W bar, and Iraq Campaign Medal. Chanel earned her B.A. in Communications at Emory & Henry College, and she holds an M.B.A. from Strayer University.

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