Prairie State College Graduating Veterans Honored with Special Stole Ceremony

Dr. Richard Doss, speaking at Veterans Stole CeremonyCHICAGO HEIGHTS–(ENEWSPF)–May 19, 2015.   Dr. Richard Doss, a licensed clinical psychologist with the Department of Veterans Affairs Chicago Heights Veterans Center and former Department of Defense Suicide Prevention program manager for the United States Army Reserve, spoke to the Prairie State College (PSC) graduating veterans and their guests as the keynote speaker during the recent stole ceremony honoring their accomplishments.

Among the veteran honorees were U.S. Army veterans Leonard Carey of Blue Island, Richard Carr of Park Forest, Vanessa Graves of Hazel Crest, Johnny Lee Hope of Park Forest, Bernardino Ordillano of South Holland, and Amanda Smith of Crown Point, Ind.; National Guard veteran Christopher Gale of Crete; and U.S. Air Force veterans Donna Morris of Richton Park and Portia Oneal of Harvey.