Edison honors armed forces, civil servants

PIQUA — Edison State Community College is honoring all members of the armed forces and civil servants at the home basketball game against Clark State Community College. Past and present servicemen and women are invited to attend the men and women’s games free of charge. The games will be played on Wednesday, Feb. 3, at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. at the Piqua Campus gymnasium, with the national anthem preceding.

Edison State recognizes all members of the armed forces and civil servants as citizens and students, and is honored by of the level of diversity, experience, and academic excellence they bring to campus.

Edison State’s Office of Veterans Services affords veterans and their families with a single point of contact. Providing academic, referral, and personal support services, the Office of Veterans Services aims to help ease access to higher education, foster success and build community. Additionally, the College offers a Veterans Lounge complete with a TV, refrigerator, microwave, books, and area for student veterans to congregate. For more information regarding veteran services, visit www.edisonohio.edu/Veterans.

Tables will also be available for organizations interested in displaying items, passing out literature, or providing giveaways during the game. For more information or to arrange for the use of a table, contact Nate Cole, director of Athletics and Student Life at (937) 381-1555 or ncole@edisonohio.edu.