Bethany to Host Veteran’s Panel Discussion


BETHANY, W.Va. — Bethany College will host a Veteran's Panel Discussion in honor of Veteran's Day on November 9 from 5-6 p.m. The event will be held in the College’s Academic Parlour in Old Main and is open to the public at no charge.

The following veterans will participate on the panel: Aaron Anslow, Bethany visiting assistant professor of art; Ron Shaw, Bethany network administrator; Carrie Kleeh, Wheeling, W.Va., veteran; John Looney, event moderator and Wheeling Vet Center team leader; and Michael Novotney, outreach specialist at the Wheeling Vet Center.

Panelists will share their experiences both from their time in service and in returning to life after service. Questions from the audience are welcome. Light refreshments will be served.

The panel is sponsored by the Bethany College Service Learning Center and the campus Homefront COMFORT (Counseling Our Military Families on Retraining and Transition) committee.

Bethany College is a small college of national distinction located on a picturesque and historic 1,300-acre campus in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia. Founded in 1840, Bethany is the state’s oldest private college.