Hartnell commemorates the Day of Remembrance on Monday

Publish Date: 
Sep 8, 2017

Hartnell commemorates the Day of Remembrance

SALINAS, Calif.   Hartnell Community College District commemorates the National Day of Service and Remembrance honoring the victims of the 9-11 attacks. The ceremony will take place on:

Monday, September 11, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Student Center – Building C

411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA

The event will commence with a reflection from Superintendent/President, Dr. Willard Lewallen, followed by a welcome by Trustee Candi DePauw, and an address by Faculty Member and Veteran, Peter Calvert.

Students, faculty, staff, and guests will be invited to view a gallery walk with multi-media displays, which will include the names of all victims displayed on a Remembrance Banner, a timeline of the events of that day, and the new 9-11 Memorial and Museum. This event is open to the media and community at large.

For more information, contact Director of Student Life, Augustine Nevarez, at 831-755-6825 or email him at anevarez@hartnell.edu.

Hartnell Community College District – established in 1920

The Hartnell CCD serves over 17,000 students annually through its main campus in Salinas, the Alisal Campus in East Salinas, the King City Education Center, and various outreach learning centers throughout the Salinas Valley. Hartnell College, a Hispanic Serving Institution, provides associate degree and certificate programs, workforce training, courses in basic skills, and prepares students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Hartnell College is recognized for its innovative public and private partnerships that support world-class education for STEM, career technical education, fine and performing arts, humanities/social sciences, nursing/healthcare, and athletics. We are proud to be the winners of the 2015 Innovation Award for CSin3 – a Computer Science bachelor’s degree in three years.  We are growing leaders through opportunity, engagement, and achievement. For more about Hartnell CCD, visit www.hartnell.edu.