Concord University Veterans Upward Bound Sponsoring Veterans Appreciation Night

ATHENS, W.Va. – Concord University Veterans Upward Bound is sponsoring a Veterans Appreciation Night via Zoom on Thursday, June 18th, 2020. Hosted by Dr. George Williams, CU Veterans Advocate, the online event will be held from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. and will feature military trivia.

“CUVUB is looking forward to hosting this event and making contact with our participants and other veterans to show appreciation for their service to our country,”

Kristen Williams, Veterans Upward Bound Director

She said the activity offers an opportunity “to communicate with other veterans and share knowledge about military facts.”

Veterans Appreciation Night is open to all Veterans Upward Bound participants and any veterans who would like to participate. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place in the trivia competition. Plans call for holding a trivia event on the third Thursday of each month. The first place winners from each month will be entered in a drawing in December for the grand prize.

For more information and to receive the Zoom meeting ID and password, please call 304-301-4154 or email

Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086, if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.


Sarah M. Pritchett 
Concord University           
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312,

After 4 p.m.
Office: 304-384-5211
Cell: 304-320-6405

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