Office of Vice President and
Chief of Staff
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565
Phone: (239) 590-1005
Fax: (239) 590-1066
FGCU Invites Media to 8th Annual Veteran's Day Appreciation Luncheon Nov. 8
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Florida Gulf Coast University President Wilson G. Bradshaw invites the media to attend the 8th Annual Veteran's Day Appreciation Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8 at the FGCU Cohen Center ballroom, in recognition and appreciation of students, faculty and staff who have served and continue to serve in the military during wartime and peace in any division of the U.S. Military.
The program includes the presentation of Colors and Pledge of Allegiance; keynote speaker Lt. General Gary D. Speer USA (Ret.); presentations of certificates of appreciation to FGCU veterans and sponsors; and a special recognition to FGCU Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Ron Toll for helping to establish a base camp room dedicated solely for veteran students to rest and reflect between classes.
Media should stop at the Parking Information Booth to obtain a parking pass. Parking is available in Garage 3.
Directions to campus: From Ben Hill Griffin Parkway, take FGCU Boulevard, which is the main entrance to the campus. Turn left at the stop sign. For further directions, a campus map is available for viewing at http://www.fgcu.edu/Admissions/images/PictoralCampusMap2012.jpg.
For more information, media representatives should contact Dr. Chris Wright-Isak, President of FGCU Campus Vets at (239) 248-8811.