Wilkes hosts Heroes Brunch for veter­ans

The Citizens' Voice - - Local -

Nearly 250 veter­ans, stu­dents and guests gath­ered at Wilkes Univer­sity on Tues­day to par­tic­i­pate in the sixth an­nual First-Year Foun­da­tions Heroes Brunch for Veter­ans. Hosted by Wilkes Univer­sity fresh­men in FirstYear Foun­da­tions classes, the stu­dents have in­ter­viewed the veter­ans about their war-time ex­pe­ri­ences as part of an oral his­tory project. Right: Vet­eran Domonic Bon­grazio gets ex­cited for the cam­era dur­ing the event.

WAR­REN RUDA / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER

Veter­ans from World War II to the Gulf War who have par­tic­i­pated in an oral his­tory project with stu­dents were treated to lunch at Wilkes Univer­sity.

WAR­REN RUDA / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER

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