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Military Appreciation Day and WGVU Engage Veteran's Salute

WGVU Veteran's Salute

WGVU Veteran's Salute

Date and Time

Saturday, September 21, 2013
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM


  • Kelly Family Sports Center » Turf Field - All
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This Saturday, September 21, Grand Valley presents our first Military Appreciation Day.

The day begins with the WGVU Engage Veterans Salute from 1-5 p.m. in and around the Kelly Family Sports Center. The free event will feature a Medal of Honor display of 25 West Michigan veterans, the LZ Michigan Vietnam map, military vehicles and displays, more than 90 veteran service organizations, and a special family area featuring the Elmobility Room. Learn more about the event at

At 4 p.m. the Laker volleyball team will take on Northwood in the Fieldhouse Arena, followed by the Laker football team against Tiffin at 7 p.m. The football team will honor veterans with special game jerseys and tributes throughout the night. For more information, please go to The evening will conclude with fireworks.



Steven Lipnicki, Assistant Dean of Students

Grand Valley State University

119B DeVos Center

Grand Rapids, MI 49504




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