Celebrate Our Veterans

Celebrate Our Veterans

Celebrating our Veterans

Join us for a day long celebration to honor the veteran community at GateWay!

Operation 22 | 2.2 Mile Run/Walk Honoring Veterans  |  7:00 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Did you know every day 22+ Veterans and 1 Active Duty Soldier take their own lives? To commemorate these service members for their sacrifice and service to their country and to remember them, and all service members, join in on a 2.2 mile walk/run to bring awareness about Suicide Prevention. Participants will receive commemorative dog tags and a t-shirt. A water station will be provided. Please coordinate coverage in your area with your supervisor.

Veteran Speakers Panel Lunch and Learn  |  MA Building, Room 1100 | 11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.

This event is open to students and employees. Join us to hear stories of service, struggles, and success from a diverse group of Veteran panelists. 

Physical Fitness Challenge  | Courtyard | 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Participate in fun physical fitness challenges similar to those that military service members do during boot camp and physical training. Recruiters from each of the Departments of Defense will be present with an assortment of activities and opportunities to learn more about how to begin a military career.

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    GateWay Community College 
    Washington Campus

  • Address

    108 N. 40th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85034