US Congressman Glenn Thompson tours Penn State Veterans Plaza

US Congressman Glenn Thompson tours Penn State Veterans Plaza

Congressman and tour guide at Penn State Veterans Plaza

Representative Glenn Thompson, Pennsylvania 5th District, toured the Penn State Veterans Plaza with the assistant director of student programs at Penn State Geoff Hallett on the morning of March 1. The Veterans Plaza, a gift from Penn State's class of 2011,  is named for Lt. Michael Patrick Murphy, a 1998 Penn State graduate. Murphy was awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously for heroic actions during the war in Afghanistan.

Image: Patrick Mansell