Cal Poly Pomona honored its veterans during an annual ceremony held on Tuesday, Nov. 8. President Soraya M. Coley’s husband, Ron Coley, served as the ceremony's keynote speaker. The 20-year military veteran is UC Riverside’s vice chancellor of Business and Administrative Services.
Gabriel Smith, a U.S. Army veteran and the university's ASI vice president, and Business and International Marketing Professor Jay Swartz, who served 33 years in the U.S. Army, also spoke at the event.
The wind ensemble also performed during the ceremony. A trumpeter played taps.