On October 30, 2009, Youngstown State University officially dedicated Armed Forces Boulevard, a section of street running from Fifth Avenue to the YSU Veterans Plaza, as a permanent tribute to our men and women in uniform. Below are a few pictures from this event:
Flags fly at Veterans Plaza prior to the ceremony.
Dr. Cyndy Anderson, Vice President for Student Affairs at YSU, delivers opening remarks.
Color guards from the service branches take their place at the ceremony.
Medals of Service to be presented by YSU to representatives of five armed conflicts: World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, and Iraq.
YSU President Dr. David C. Sweet prepares to introduce Senator Brown.
U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown delivers the dedication address.
The ribbon cutting for Armed Forces Boulevard.
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