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George Mason University
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Previous Events

  • Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series: two 10-week series in Spring 2018
  • Poetry Workshops, in Spring 2018, in collaboration with Armed Services Arts Partnership and with Frederick Foote, M.D. (Captain, Medical Corps, USN, Ret.) to assist in submissions for the Heroes' Voices National Poetry Contest.
  • Art Workshop, in Spring 2018, led by Martin J. Cervantez, U.S. Army (Ret.)
  • Echoes of the Great War Forum featuring a lecture by Cheryl Regan (Exhibition Director of Echoes of the Great War World War I Exhibition at the Library of Congress), remarks by the Director of the Virginia War Memorial, the Profiles of Honor Tour, and more.
  • “The Soldier's Journey” – a presentation of prize-winning poetry and music from the Heroes’ Voices National Veterans Poetry Contest, in cooperation with George Mason University
  • Spring 2017 Veterans and the Arts Workshops
  • Heroes' Voices National Poetry Contest Reading: The Soldier's Journey
  • 10-Week Guitar Lesson Series with Glen McCarthy of Potomac Arts Academy
  • Veterans Day 2017 at the Hylton Center: Celebrating Veterans and the Arts, featuring music and visual art by Veterans
  • 2017 Veterans Day Concert featuring American Festival Pops All-Stars

Veterans Day Week Events, including

  • The U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own” Salute to Veterans Concert
  • The Arts and the Military: Moving Through Memories Of Service and Conflict Art Exhibition
  • Exit12 Dance Company Performance for over 350 local schoolchildren
  • Veterans Day 2016 at the Hylton Center: Celebrating Veterans and the Arts, featuring music, visual art, dance, and poetry by Veterans
  • 2016 Poster
  • Art Exhibition Booklet for The Arts and the Military: MOVING Through MEMORIES Of Service and Conflict
  • Veterans Day 2015 at the Hylton Center: Celebrating Veterans and the Arts
  • 2015 Poster
  • Music in the Military Panel and Veterans Day Concert featuring the U.S. Army Band: “Pershing’s Own”
  • 2014 Poster
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