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CSU-Pueblo honors veterans with several free events on campus

Image courtesy of This week is Veterans Week at Colorado State University-Pueblo. With Veterans Day coming up Nov. 11, the university has planned several events for and in honor of veterans. “There's so many activities throughout the city and the state, so we’re trying to have some different activities,” said Dana Rocha, interim director of veteran affairs at CSU-Pueblo. The events include food drives, memorial services and a resource fair that is open to all military veterans. Homeless Veterans Awareness - Nov 11: The Student Veterans of America will be...

Veteran’s Day reunion sparks appreciation

All week we have been hearing of Veterans Day events going on in Pueblo. The town has come together to offer food, places to stay and other benefits as a way of showing gratitude for all that our servicemen do. I admire all of the effort local businesses have put into this day because it is something all veterans deserve. I love to see the smiles and thankfulness that surround this day; I just never thought they would be mine. My brother, Dustin Walker, joined the Marines right after our...

Community comes together to recognize Veterans Day

Events throughout Pueblo will honor veterans. Photo courtesy of The Pueblo community is offering a helping hand to veterans on Tuesday, Nov. 11 in recognition of Veterans Day. Local veterans can take advantage of discounts at local restaurants, as well as community events throughout Pueblo, including a few on campus at CSU-Pueblo. Community members and students can enjoy live music from Colorado State University-Pueblo’s chamber choir. The event will start at 11 a.m. at the Veterans’ Bridge on the River Walk in downtown Pueblo. Following the music, CSU-Pueblo President...