Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass Veterans Day remembrances to begin today

By Mary Reines

November 9, 2012

To mark Veterans Day on Nov. 11, special traditions and memorials to honor soldiers, both living and deceased, will be featured on the University of Massachusetts campus starting Friday. “We have a strong veteran community here...

Veterans Day makes its way to UM campus with ‘Warrior Breakfast,’ ‘Dance for Troops’

By Katie Landeck

November 11, 2010

Veterans Day was created after World War I as a celebration of world peace. However, when that peace proved to be fleeting, the holiday transformed into a day to honor and thank living veterans, and to remember those who died fighting for our country. At the University of Ma...