The Buchtelite

American Legion Post 808

American Legion Post 808

By David Trujillo, Writer

November 19, 2015

Few will understand what it’s like writing their will at 19 years old. However, for the veterans who attend UA as students, it was or still is a part of their reality. Being surrounded by people who will probably not understand their experiences, feelings and outlooks can lead to a feeling of over...

Veterans commemorated on campus

Left to right: William Lairson, Brian Bursley, Charleza Gourdon, and Zachary Gould.The senior student leaders of UA's ROTC program stand in front of Buchtel Hall following the Veteran's Day ceremony.

By Samantha Hickey and Sofia Syed

November 11, 2015

Veterans Day originated as a U.S. holiday to honor Armistice Day, November 11, 1918, which is the day World War I ended. Veterans Day is a day to remember and pay respect to all the men and women who lost their lives while serving our country and to celebrate those who are still alive. The Univer...