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Putting the meaning back into Memorial Day

Putting the meaning back into Memorial Day

Lili Trifilio, Contributing Writer

May 29, 2018


Filed under Nation & World, Showcase

When we think of Memorial Day, we often think of barbecues, parades, time off school and the beginning of summer. We also tend to forget what exactly our nation is actually celebrating. “Memorial Day is a national day where we get to spend time with our families, but we need to remember their sacrifice,”...

Memorial Day: Honoring the fallen at DePaul

Memorial Day: Honoring the fallen at DePaul

Luisa Fuentes

May 24, 2015


Filed under Campus News, News

DePaul veterans say Memorial Day isn’t about them, but their comrades’ sacrifice Read More »...

Homeward bound: Veterans at DePaul

Homeward bound: Veterans at DePaul

Kyle Tyrrell

May 19, 2014


Filed under Focus

War has been a part of the American narrative since its inception. Memorial Day is more than a day off from classes. It’s a time to observe the sacrifices of our veterans, both living and dead. Since the 9/11 terrorist attacks, approximately 300,000 troops have flown over the Atlantic Ocean, sacrificing...

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