More than 300 guests attended California State University, Northridge’s fourth annual Veterans Graduation Celebration on May 19.
The event, which was hosted by the Veterans Resource Center, was one of several cultural celebrations to recognize the diversity of CSUN students and congratulate them on a successful academic journey. The ceremony recognized more than 50 graduates who served in the military.
Retired Maj. Gen. Mark MacCarley ’71 (Political Science), principal partner at the Glendale-based law firm MacCarley & Rosen PLC, served as the keynote speaker. Jose Acevedo ’16 (Cinema and Television Arts) was the student veteran speaker. Attendees also participated in a special Missing Man Honors ceremony and a toast to the military branches.