Submitted by Fort Scott Community College
Armed Forces Day
Fort Scott Community College will honor service members and veterans of the United States Military during its Armed Forces Day football game on Saturday, November 5, at Frary Field.
“We invite fans to join us in thanking these brave men and women for their faithful service to our country,” said Tom Havron, FSCC Director of Athletics.
Service members and veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces, along with their immediate family members, will receive free admission to the game. Several local service members will serve as honorary captains of the team that evening.
During halftime of the game, FSCC will also recognize spring 2016 honor roll students.
For more information about Armed Forces Day, please call Tom Havron at 620-223-2700, ext. 7230.
High School Senior Day
Fort Scott Community College will welcome local high school seniors to the Fort Scott campus during the College’s annual Senior Day event on Thursday, November 2. Area high school seniors and their parents are encouraged to attend this free event, which begins at 9:15 a.m. at the Danny & Willa Ellis Family Fine Arts Center.
“This is a great opportunity for students to visit and experience FSCC,” said Matt Glades, FSCC Director of Admissions. “College faculty, staff and students will be on hand to show potential students what it’s like to be a Greyhound.”
Students will have the opportunity to meet with FSCC faculty and learn about the benefits of attending Fort Scott Community College. The event will also include a campus tour, an expo with student organizations and local resources, breakout sessions by academic program, entertainment, activities and drawings. Additionally, all attendees will receive a free lunch.
To preregister, visit fortscott.edu/SeniorDay. Preregistration is not required—however, those who preregister will be entered into a drawing for prizes from t-shirts to scholarships.
Schedule of events
9:15 a.m. – Registration at Danny & Willa Ellis Family Fine Arts Center
9:45 a.m. – Welcome and introductions
10:15 a.m. – Campus tour
11:00 a.m. – FSCC expo with student organizations and local area resources
11:30 a.m. – Break-out sessions with instructors and FSCC students
12:15 p.m. – Lunch
12:20 p.m. – Entertainment and games
1:00 p.m. – Conclusion of event