Veterans Day

Annual Veterans Day Celebration

November 8, 2018

1:00 p.m.

Location: Prince Center

2018 location change vet day map

University of Central Arkansas

Ceremony honoring veterans will begin at 1:40 p.m.

Ceremony Speaker

MG (RET.) Walter Paulson, class of 1970

Major General Paulson began his military career as a ROTC cadet at the University of Central Arkansas and was commissioned as a Field Artillery Officer in May 1970. He served as an Active Duty Officer from 1970 until Feb 1975, when he transferred to the Arkansas Army National Guard. Major General Paulson held numerous command and staff assignments including two battalion commands and command of the 39th Infantry Brigade (Separate) “The Arkansas Brigade”, before assuming his culminating position as Deputy Commanding General (Reserve Component) Fifth United States Army.

Celebration Highlights

  • Veterans Information Fair: companies and organizations that support and provide services to veterans
  • Free food
  • Free Giveaways

Vendor booths will open at 1 p.m. and the ceremony will begin at 1:40 p.m. Free food and refreshments will be available before and after the ceremony.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact committee chair David Williams.

Would you like to become a sponsor or information vendor?
Complete the Veterans Day Sponsorship Form.

 

Thank you to our sponsors

 

PRESENTING SPONSORS:


FREDDY’S FROZEN CUSTARD AND STEAKBURGERS

UCA FACULTY SENATE

OFFICE OF THE PROVOST

UCA STAFF SENATE

SAM’S CLUB/WALMART

UCA BOOKSTORE

 

 Mobility Brass of the US Air Force Band of Mid-America

ARKANSAS EYE CARE GROUP

HOME DEPOT

SUNSHINE FUNDRAISERS

ARVEST BANK

FIRST SECURITY BANK

CHICK FIL-A

UCA ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

STUDENT VETERANS OF AMERICA – UCA CHAPTER

 

American Legion |ADVA | Central Baptist College | Department of Workforce Services | ERA TEAM Real Estate-Tracy Tidwell Team | UCA Disability Resource Center | UCAPD | A & J Collision Repair | U.S. Army Recruiting Center | Centennial Mortgage | The Point 94.1 Classic Rock | Voluntary Services, CAVHS | Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Regional Office | Jacksonville Museum of Military History | Arkansas Freedom Fund | IGY6 Dog Training | A Veteran’s Best Friend | City of Conway | UCA Student Government Association