Veterans Day Ceremony

Our Veterans Day Ceremony was on Monday, November 12th.

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.

The 2018 Veterans Day ceremony featured remarks by:

  • Christina Paxson, Brown University President
  • Alexandrea Pimentel, Class of 2018.5, Brown student veteran
  • Senator Jack Reed, Rhode Island


  • National anthem was sung by Hannah Kierszenbaum, Class of 2020
  • Color guard by Patriot Battalion Army ROTC
  • Invocation by Rabbi Michelle Dardashti
  • Benediction by Rev. Albert Duggan '03
  • Bagpipe music by Andrew McIntosh

Questions about this years ceremony? Please contact [email protected].