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Upcoming Events & Announcements

Event Date & Time Location

Purple Heart Wall Dedication Ceremony

(Honoring TTU Purple Heart Recipients sponsored by MVP)

 

November 5, 2018

1030

(10:30am)

 

Drane Hall

Northeast Foyer

Carry the Can Ruck

Memorial Circle to Lubbock Impact

(Sponsored by Team RWB, Lubbock Impact, TTUHSC Office of Student Services)

November 6, 2018

1745

(5:45pm)

Memorial Circle

Red, White & You Job Fair

For more information, visit www.texasworkforce.org/hrwy

(Sponsored by TVC -Workforce Solutions South Plains)

 

November 8, 2018

1000-1400

(10:00am-2:00pm)

 

Hotel Ava

3201 S Loop 289

"Translating the Great War: World War I in Contemporary Literature" by  Dr. Jen Shelton, Associate Professor of English

(Sponsored by: The Institute for the Study of Western Civilization with support from the CH Foundation)

November 8, 2018

1800-1920

6:00pm-7:20pm

SUB Senate Room

Veterans Day Memorial Ceremony

Parking around Memorial Circle, Engineering Key & R13 Visitor lot

(Sponsored by TTU ROTC-Army and Air Force)

November 9, 2018

1640

(4:30pm)

Memorial Circle

Veteran Family Night at the Refuge

For more information visit:  www.refugeservices.org

Email:  information@refugeservices.org

(Sponsored by Refuge Services, Warren-CAT, VetStar)

November 9, 2018

1800-2100

(6:00pm-9:00pm)

Refuge Services

8400 County Road 2500 (near 84th and MLK)

Celebrate America Game Tailgate Honoring Veterans & Families

(Sponsored by MVP and Yellowhouse Equipment)

November 10, 2018

starts about 1600

(4:00pm)

By Gate 1

Jones AT&T Stadium

Veterans Day Event-Honoring Those Who Served

For more information, visit:  www.silentwingsmuseum.com or call 806.775.3049

(Sponsored by Silent Wings Foundation, City of Lubbock, Lubbock Aero, Salvation Army, American Red Cross, Prosperity Bank)

November 11, 2018

1300-1700

(1:00pm-5:00pm)

Silent Wings Museum

6202 N I-27

Hats & Wheels Car Show

Cost: $20 Day of Event or $20 worth of non-perishable foods

(Sponsored by Delta Alpha Sigma Multicultural Soriety, Inc. to benefit:  VetStar)

November 11, 2018

1000-11500

(10:00am-3:00pm)

Jones AT&T West Parking Lot

Monument of Courage Ground Breaking Ceremony

November 11, 2018

1100

(11:00am)

Lubbock Area Veterans War Memorial-82nd & Nashville

Exhibit of Remnant Trust Texts related to the Peaceful Resolution of International Disputes

(Sponsored by: The Institute for the Study of Western Civilization and the TTU Library with support from the CH Foundation)

 Display starts on November 12, 2018  TTU Library Lobby

Principle Address:  "The Second Great War, 1917-1923," by Jay Winter, a leading Great War
historian and the Charles J. Stille
Professor Emeritus of History at Yale University

(Sponsored by:  The Institute for the Study of Western Civilization and the TTU Library with support from the CH Foundation)

November 12, 2018

1800

(6:00pm)

SUB Escondido Theater

Film Screening:  Wings (1927), an American film about air combat in World War I, winner of the 1st Academy Award for 'best film'.

 Commentary by Professor Allison Whitney

(Sponsored by: The Institute for the Study of Western Civilization with support from the CH Foundation)

 

November 13, 2018

1800

(6:00pm)

 SUB Mesa Room 217

"The Legacy of the Great War and the Fate of the Weimar Republic" by Dr. Richard Lutjens,
Assistant Professor in the Department of History

(Sponsored by: The Institute for the Study of Western Civilization with support from the CH Foundation)

November 14, 2018

1800-1920

(6:00pm-7:20pm)

SUB Mesa Room 217

"The Great War on
Screen: The Rhetoric of Film and the First World War" by Dr. Allison Whitney, Associate Professor of English

(Sponsored by: The Institute for the Study of Western Civilization with support from the CH Foundation)

November 15, 2018

1800-1920

(6:00pm-7:20pm)

SUB Lubbock Room 124

 

"The Great War and
Anglo-American Naval Diplomacy, 1916-1922" by Dr. Michael Rollin, Instructor in the Department of History 

(Sponsored by: The Institute for the Study of Western Civilization with support from the CH Foundation)

November 20, 2018

1800-1920

(6:00pm-7:20pm)

SUB Lubbock Room 124

Film Screening:  All Quiet on the Western Front, a classic American film -presents WWI from the German side

(Sponsored by: The Institute for the Study of Western Civilization with support from the CH Foundation)

November 29, 2018

1800

(6:00pm)

 
SUB Lubbock Room 124
Green Zone Panel & Appreciation Lunch
(By invitation only-TTU Faculty or Staff who have attended at least the Green Zone Module I: Core Training)
November 30, 2018
1100-1300
(11:00am-1:00pm)
TBD
MVP Stole & Recognition Ceremony
(Recognizing December 2018 graduating veterans and graduating family members)
For more info, visit:
http://www.depts.ttu.edu/diversity/mvp/event-stole_and_recognition.php
December 13, 2018
Ceremony begins at 1030
10:30am
Graduating Student check-in: 1000
10:00 am
Helen DeVitt Jones Auditorium
TTU Museum
Free Parking: Museum Parking lot West side, 4th and Indiana Avenue
Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony
(Refreshments sponsored by TTU Military & Veterans National Alumni Chapter)
May 2019 TBD

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