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Save the date: 9th annual Challenge Coin Ceremony set for May 25

By Posted on behalf of Sandra Mathews & Manila Mercurio, Veterans Services Team, May 16, 2017

Photo of Green River College Challenge Coins

Please join us for Green River’s 9th Annual Challenge Coin Ceremony!

Where: River Room, Mel Lindbloom Student Union
When: Thursday, May 25, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • 11:30 a.m.: Doors open & Lunch Served
  • Noon – 1 p.m.: Ceremony

Lunch will be provided, and all veteran students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend. Veterans will receive a complimentary Green River College Anniversary Challenge Coin! In consideration for our speakers and Veteran students, we ask that if you attend, please make every effort to stay for the ceremony. Space is limited – first come, first served!

If you need accommodations to participate in this event, please contact Veteran Services at 253-833-9111, ext. 2466; or by email at veterans@greenriver.edu.

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