In celebration of Veteran’s Day, UT’s Vol Fighters host their first Combat Fitness Challenge on Nov. 12 to show students and faculty what training is like for a Marine.
The National Day of Remembrance and Roll Call took place in Circle Park on Veteran’s Day to honor the 141 fallen veterans and 6,830 servicemen and women who have lost their lives since Sept. 11, 2001.
Like most people on Veteran’s Day, I think about veterans. My thoughts do not start with myself and how I earned that free meal at Applebee’s. Along with a few doses of personal reality I am simultaneously sad and proud of the men and women serving past, present and future. No matter your stance on the foreign policy of the United States, the sacrifices are undeniable. The individuals who have served and their families have made sacrifices.
Veterans Day is a day to remember, thank and honor those who have served and…