Military Family Day

Thanking veterans and their families for their service

Forward Operation Base Lane, Afghanistan

Military Family Day

9 a.m to 1 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010

East Commons

DCTC Rosemount Campus

Join the DCTC community as we THANK our veterans and their families for their service to our nation!

Minnesota National Guardsmen conducting cold-weather training at Camp Værnes, Norway | Courtesy of soldiersmediacenter

Schedule of Events

9 a.m to 12 noon
  • Recruiters on campus
  • Check out a Minnesota National Guard Humvee, aka High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle or HMMWV
  • Challenge a Marine to a pull-up contest
11:20 a.m.
  • “Star Spangled Banner” by sung by Jessica Jackson, DCTC Student & U.S. Army Veteran
11:25 a.m.
  • Introduction by Ronald E. Thomas, Ph.D., DCTC President
11:30 a.m.
12 noon
  • Military Family Day Reception
    • Cake will be served
Attention All Students!
Attention Veterans
  • Please wear your T-shirt
For more information, please contact:
  • Kari Peterson
    Head Volleyball Coach
    Assistant Director of Student Life
    Dakota County Technical College

Convoy Escort Team, 1st Battalion 151st Field Artillery, 115th Fires Brigade, with Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle