Y65 50th Vets Program

Yale Veterans Program

Veterans Video Collage, Class of 1965
Produced by Gabrielle Fong, NROTC ’16, MIDN 1/C

Welcome & Explanation of YVA Activities & Goals
Tom Opladen ’66, President, Yale Veterans Association

Air Force ROTC Program and Aspirations
Colonel Phil Haun, Commander, AFROTC

Naval ROTC Program and Aspirations
Captain Vern Kemper, Commanding Officer, NROTC

Memorial Moment for Class of ’65 and Other Class ROTC/Veterans
John Pinney, NROTC ’65
Playing of Taps by Daniel Venora ’16 MM

Presentation of Class ’65 Gift
US Senator Bill Nelson to Colonel Phil Haun and Captain Vern Kemper

Yale ROTC Endowment
Bruce Smathers, NROTC ’65

Panel Discussion: “Topics of Their Choice”
US Senator Bill Nelson, AROTC ’65 and Bob Woodward, NROTC ’65
Moderator: Tom Opladen

“Meet the Panelists”

Class Coordinator Bruce A. Smathers, NROTC’65