Military Appreciation Week 2017

Nov. 6 - 10

Flags on the Mall Walk
Nov. 6, 12:20 p.m.

Students are invited to place flags on the Mall Walk in honor of Military Appreciation Week.

Stockings for Soldiers Collection Drive
Nov. 6-17

Bins for donations will be placed in three campus locations:

  • Student Center
  • Health & Wellness Building (by the Office of Student Affairs)
  • Business and Academic Services "B" Building, bottom floor

Click here for a list of special holiday items requested directly from the troops. Your contributions are greatly appreciated.

Veterans Day Ceremony and Free Luncheon
Nov. 10, Noon
Schuylkill County Veterans Memorial Site
(adjacent to campus entrance)

Please join us for this ceremony where we will honor our campus and local community's veterans as well as those currently serving in the United States military. Lunch will immediately follow the ceremony in room 201 of the Health and Wellness Building. The ceremony and lunch is open to the public. Students, faculty and staff are also invited to attend.

Donate $1 for a flag to honor the military or veterans in your life
Nov. 6-10

Flags may be purchased in the Student Center lobby where they also will be posted.

Military and Veteran discount at the Penn State Schuylkill Bookstore
Nov. 6-10

Military and veterans will receive 15% off clothing and gifts in the campus bookstore. Military ID is required.

Free Small Beverage for Active Military and Veterans
Select days throughout Military Appreciation Week
Hidden Stream Cafe
Student Community Center

Active military and veterans may stop by the café and present their free small beverage coupon on the following days:

  • Monday, Nov.6
  • Wednesday, Nov. 8
  • Thursday, Nov. 9
  • Friday, Nov. 10

Coupons are required and may be picked up in Lisa Cecchini’s office in the lower level of the Business and Academic Services Building.