Veterans Week

Celebrating and Honoring our Veterans

The Office of Veterans Affairs and Student Life & Engagement will celebrate our Veterans this November 2022! See below for details.

Submit a Veteran to our “Faces of Our Veterans” Showcase

The “Faces of Our Veterans” Showcase will be featured on all Laurel Ridge Community College plasma screens during the week of November 7-13.


Rotary Club’s Flags for Heroes

Honor the HEROES in your life such as: Veterans, teachers, 1st responders, law enforcement, medical, family and your everyday heroes who inspire you!

Join us for the dedication ceremony on Thursday, November 10 at 3 p.m. at our Fauquier Campus, Hazel Hall, Barkman Conference Center.

Field of Flags for Heroes will be on display Veteran’s Day Weekend November 11-13 at Laurel Ridge Community College – Fauquier Campus.

All information about this event:

Appreciation Luncheon for Veterans Students

As a way to say ‘thank you’ for your service, we will serve up an appreciation luncheon at our Fauquier and Middletown Veterans Centers on Wednesday, November 10 from 12-1pm.

Thank a Veteran

You can thank a Veteran in a number ways at Laurel Ridge Community College:

(1) Now through November 1: Add a tribute to a Veteran or Veterans to be displayed on our “Faces of our Veterans” showcase all week long on all Laurel Ridge location plasma screens.

(2) Add a “brick” to one of our Tribute Walls:

  • Middletown Campus: Cornerstone Hall, Kummli Lounge (next to the Dean of Student’s Office)
  • Fauquier Campus: Wolk Hall, Lobby & Wall outside Veterans Center

(3) Write a holiday or greeting card to a Veteran:

  • Pick up supplies at your location

(4) or, Wear a pin to show your appreciation!