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WATCH: Get to know a veteran

In honor of Veterans  Day, Georgia Regents University is highlighting  veteran and business management major Francesca De Rienzo for her service in the United States Air Force.

In this video, De Rienzo shares what inspired her to join the military and  how GRU helped her transition from military life to college life.

Get another glimpse into her military career by viewing the photos below.

GRU salutes our veterans and we thank all of them for their service to our country.


frany with plane






frany with friends



Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home will host Veterans Day ceremony

The Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home will host its annual Veterans Day ceremony at 9 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11, in the courtyard. Maj. Gen. LaWarren V. Patterson, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Signal Center of Excellence at Fort Gordon, will be the guest speaker.

The ceremony, which is open to the public, will also feature Fort Gordon’s U.S. Army Signal Corps Band and Post Ceremonial Detachment Color Guard as well as the Butler High School Drill Team.

The Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home, operated through an interagency agreement between Georgia Regents University and the Georgia Department of Veterans Service, is located at 1101 15th St. For more information, call Karen Yonce at 706-721-2531.