Photos by Daniel Berman/The AS Review


Western student and veteran Christopher Brown speaks after asking audience members to stand if they have either served in the armed forces or know someone who has served.

Veterans Outreach Center Coordinator Quentin Irion embraces speaker Doris Kent before she addresses the audience. Kent\u2019s son Jonathan Santos was killed while serving in Iraq.


Western senior Chris Johnson (left) and junior Rachel Haemmerle listen to speakers during the ceremony Wednesday, Nov. 10 in the Viking Union Multipurpose Room. Haemmerle said that her cousin was wounded in Afghanistan while serving in the Army.

High school students in the Civil Air Patrol listen to speaker Christopher Brown.