Veterans Day

Honoring Those Who Have Served

Veterans Day 2015 was on Wednesday, November 11th, 2015.

Each year, Brown honors members of the Brown and Rhode Island communities who have served the nation in the United States military.

The ceremony is organized annually by the Brown University Student Veterans Society with the assistance of the Division of Campus Life & Student Services and the Office of the Dean of the College.

The 2015 Veterans Day ceremony featured remarks by:

  • Christina Paxson, Brown University President
  • John McCrillis, Brown Student Veteran
  • Russell Knight, Navy veteran, Director of Providence DPW

National anthem by Brown a capella group Harmonizing Grace

Color guard by Patriot Battalion Army ROTC.