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Memorial Day Observation

Front exterior of the University Commons.
University Commons (Building 22) as seen from parking lot H.

Memorial Day Observation Ceremony

Thursday, May 23, 2024

2-4 p.m.
University Commons Auditorium, Building 22
Free parking available in Lots K and H
No parking pass needed


UWF's Military and Veterans Resource Center invites all students and the general public to the Memorial Day Observance Ceremony. Hear from guest speaker Navy Capt. Scott "Mongo" Janik, commanding officer of the Naval School of Aviation Safety. The event will honor and recognize the fallen, MIA, and POW, and the theme is local veteran memorial parks and monuments. RSVPs are encouraged.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations is requested to advise UWF by contacting the ADA Program Office at 850.474.2694, 711 (TTY), visit or email at least two (2) business days prior to the event.