ACC celebrates with third annual Veterans Day Commemoration

The Austin Community College District (ACC) welcomes veterans, students, their families, and employees to the third annual Veterans Day Commemoration from noon to 2 p.m., Monday, November 11, at ACC Elgin Campus (1501 U.S. 290, Elgin). 

Veterans and the community will enjoy live music, an awards ceremony, and several speakers, including Eduardo Hidrogo, an 89-year-old veteran who served in multiple branches of the military during his 31-year career. 

The event, sponsored by American Legion Post and Veterans of Foreign Wars, is free and open to the public.

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