Veterans Day isn't until Sunday, but Kennesaw State University’s Army ROTC cadets will observe it today with two events.
The first, a tree-planting ceremony in memory of Army First Lt. Jonathan Walsh, begins at 11:45 a.m. on the campus green in front of KSU Hall. Walsh, a 2008 graduate of KSU's Coles College of Business, was . He was the first alum killed while serving in the military. Walsh's family will participate in the ceremony.
The second event, a keynote address from Maj. Stefan W. Hutnik, starts at 12:30 p.m., also on the campus green.
Hutnik, a KSU alum from Marietta, is a fire support instructor at Fort Benning, Ga., as well as an instructor at the Maneuver Captains Career Course, the Infantry and Armor Basic Courses, and the Officer Candidate School.
- Veterans Day Lunch
- Fort Bragg Honors Fallen Soldiers
- KSU Honors One of Its Own
- Kennesaw Salutes Fallen Soldier
- Fallen Kennesaw Soldier Returns Home
- Kennesaw Soldier Killed in Afghanistan