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Veterans Day ceremony now available to view online

The Nittany Lion celebrates Veterans Day during a livestream of Penn State's annual Veterans Day ceremony. Credit: Patrick Mansell / Penn StateCreative Commons

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A recording of Penn State’s annual Veterans Day ceremony, hosted by the Penn State University Veterans Organization, is now available to view online at The recording also includes the "Ask a Vet" conversation, featuring a Q&A with Penn State student veterans.

During the ceremony, the Penn State community celebrated the service and sacrifice of past and current military members with special video messages from Penn Staters, including student veterans, President Eric Barron, Executive Vice President and Provost Nick Jones, Senior Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses and Executive Chancellor Madlyn Hanes, Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Sandy Barbour, and many more. 

The events were part of the University’s annual Military Appreciation Week celebrations giving University and local community members an opportunity to honor and celebrate those who serve or have served in the U.S armed forces. For the latest information about military appreciation events, visit

Last Updated April 15, 2021