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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oct. 15, 2013
 
HCC "Wall of Heroes" project to highlight military service
 
By Jaime DiLauro
Roanoke Valley Early College PR & Marketing Intern
 
WELDON, N.C. Ė The Halifax Community College (HCC) Office of Veterans Affairs is initiating a project to honor HCC students, faculty and staff who have served in the United States military. A display case has been mounted directly across the hall from the Registrarís Office and will be filled with photos of HCC students, faculty, staff and alumni who have served the country. The "Wall of Heroes" will be displayed throughout the month of November to commemorate Veteranís Day on Nov. 11.

To participate in this project, veterans should submit a photo of themselves in uniform and/or a photo in civilian clothing (preferably 4x6 or smaller), as well as their name, branch of service, and biographical information prior to Nov.1. Photos can be submitted to the Registrar's Office in Room 326. Photos will be pinned to the board and may be retrieved after Nov. 30.
 
Halifax Community Collegeís Mission
Halifax Community College strives to meet the diverse needs of our community by providing high-quality, accessible and affordable education and services for a rapidly changing and globally competitive marketplace.
 
Primary Media Contact: Melanie Temple, Director of Public Relations and Marketing, mtemple295@halifaxcc.edu, 252-538-4319

Secondary Media Contact: Dr. Dianne Rhoades, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Halifax Community College and Executive Director of the Halifax Community College Foundation Inc., dbarnes-rhoades128@halifaxcc.edu, 252-536-7239