Students, faculty and staff remembered military veterans Monday at Troy University's Dothan campus.
A reception was held in Malone Hall with photos and memorabilia from veterans on display.
Also, the winner of a regional essay contest put on by veterans was announced.
14-year-old Sydney Woodham of Midland City was presented a 50 dollar savings bond for her essay- "Proud to Be an American"
The savings bond was issued by the fleet reserve association- which is made up of current and former enlisted members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard.