Columbia College-Jacksonville participates in Veterans Day activities

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Each of the five staff members from Columbia College-Jacksonville read 50 names for a total of 250 of the more than 6,000 Americans who died in Iraq or Afghanistan in the past decade during a National Roll Call event held on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

Columbia College's main campus in Columbia, Mo., read about 4,000 names, and 11 additional Columbia College campuses (including Jacksonville) each volunteered to read 250 names.

Staff members from Columbia College-Jacksonville prior to the reading of the names. From left to right: Campus Admissions Manager David Opdycke, Director Gary Hall, Academic Advisor Vanessa Swindell, Enrollment Assistant Katie Sarria and Administrative Assistant Mary Kerlin