UNC Pembroke and Chancellor Kyle R. Carter honored 46 graduating veterans and active duty service men and women in a ceremony on the campus quad on May 6.
The graduates received red-white-and-blue honor cords and challenge coins. Their commencement ceremony was May 9.
The event was established to honor veterans and active duty service men and women for their service to their country and to UNCP. Chancellor Carter has been a cheerleader for them. The chancellor took a full minute