Honoring Veterans for Their Service

Campus Veterans Day commemorations included a student-veteran panel, a conference on the College’s military history, and a Q&A session with retired four-star Gen. Carter Ham. In addition, ROTC cadets conducted a flag drill and retreat ceremony on the Green under wintry conditions.

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Cadets in formation at the beginning of the formal flag drill and retreat ceremony.
Cadets in formation at the beginning of the formal flag drill and retreat ceremony. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
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From left, members of Dartmouth College's Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC), Logan Lukenda '22, Charles Fenn '22, and Kris Hammon '22, await the start of the flag drill and retreat ceremony on Nov. 11.
From left, members of Dartmouth College’s Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC), Logan Lukenda ’22, Charles Fenn ’22, and Kris Hammon ’22, await the start of the flag drill and retreat ceremony on Nov. 11. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
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Gathered in two lines, cadets cast long shadows on the Green.
Cadets cast long shadows on the Green. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
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The evening's wintry conditions intensified during the ceremony.
The evening’s wintry conditions intensified during the ceremony. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
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Cadets work together to lower the flag.
Cadets work together to lower the flag. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
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Blaine Williams, Tuck '21, speaks during a panel discussion with fellow student veterans, including Anna Douglas, Tuck '21, pictured left.
Blaine Williams, Tuck ’21, speaks during a panel discussion with fellow student veterans, including Anna Douglas, Tuck ’21, at left. They were joined by Brad Carney ’20 and Brianna Lowe ’21. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
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Makena Harris, Tuck '20, was the guest speaker at the Veterans Day Remembrance Breakfast
Makena Harris, Tuck ’20, was the guest speaker at the Veterans Day Remembrance Breakfast held at the Hanover Inn Grand Ballroom. Harris served with the 101st Army Airborne Division in Afghanistan and later became the Army’s first female battery commander in the 25th Infantry Division prior to enrolling at Tuck. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
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Nataly DeFreitas '20 presents her research
Vice President of the Dartmouth Student Veterans Association Nataly DeFreitas ’20 was one of several undergraduates to present research during “Dartmouth’s History With the Military,” a conference that included faculty lectures and an alumni veterans panel. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)
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Director of the John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding Daniel Benjamin, left, moderated a discussion with Gen Carter Ham (Ret.) on Tuesday, Nov. 12.
At left, Daniel Benjamin, the Norman E. McCulloch Jr. Director of the John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding, moderates a Q&A discussion with retired Gen. Carter Ham on Nov. 12. (Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)