Armed forces honored

patriotic — Capt. Coffee, a decorated veteran who served more than 27 years in the military, shares his story of faith. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

Capt. Gerald Coffee spoke before more than 10,000 students as Liberty University honored veterans and those serving the armed forces during Military Emphasis Week at Convocation Wednesday, Nov. 6.

Coffee, a decorated veteran who has served more than 27 years in the military, shared his story […]

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Cadets rank 3rd

ARMY STRONG — Liberty’s ROTC ranger challenge team poses with its trophy. Photo provided

Army ROTC team earns honors Liberty University’s Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program brought home a third-place trophy in the large-school division of the fourth brigade after participating in the Ranger Challenge Competition with 39 other universities at Fort Pickett in Blackstone, Va., according to Jordan Scanlan, the team’s head …

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SA race honors military

military— The Marines took first place in the competition between military branches. Photo credit: Sam Chappell

Valley View 5-Mile Trail Race included veteran participants A crisp fall morning greeted runners that gathered at the Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre for the fifth-annual Valley View 5-Mile Trail Race, which was hosted by Liberty University’s Student Activities (SA) Saturday, Nov. 9. According to Elizabeth Karr, an SA employee, there …

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Veterans educate teachers

The Liberty University Office of Military Affairs (OMA) hosted a discussion panel for education students in an effort to raise awareness about the sacrifice of active duty families Tuesday, Nov. 5 Students had the opportunity to hear directly from military representatives, veterans and dependents about the need for military family …

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Military discussed

Future tuition addressed Students gathered at the grand lobby of DeMoss Hall Wednesday, Nov. 6 for a VIP Panel hosted during Military Emphasis Week, which featured nine speakers from Washington, D.C. who answered various questions regarding the current state of the U.S. military. The questions were moderated by retired Maj. …

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OMA honors military

recognition —  Students and soldiers display a giant American flag covering most of the field during halftime of the Liberty vs. VMI football game. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

Military Emphasis Week pays tribute to US Armed Forces and veterans Liberty University is hosting Military Emphasis Week Nov. 2-9 to honor and respect those who have fought and are currently fighting for the United States of America. The events began Saturday with a tailgate on the front lawn of …

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