Memorial Day: Honoring the fallen at DePaul
May 24, 2015 | Luisa Fuentes | the DePaulia
The university enjoyed a break from classes Monday for Memorial Day, but only a small crowd attended the remembrance event for veterans in the DePaul Center on Thursday.
3 Ways to Connect With Fellow Veterans as an Online Student
May 19, 2015 | Devon Haynie | U.S. News & World Report
Online education can be a popular option for veterans and members of the military.
Virtual learning allows students to study from anywhere – be it from a living room or military base – and gives adults the flexibility they need to balance a hectic work, family and school schedule. Moreover, taking online classes can give veterans with physical or mental wounds the chance to earn a degree without facing some of the challenges of studying on campus.
Raytheon joins Student Veterans of America to award scholarships to U.S. Army veterans
May 19, 2015 | IT Business Net
TEWKSBURY, Mass. -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), in partnership with Student Veterans of America (SVA), today awarded two $10,000 scholarships to student veterans under a new educational program honoring those who serve in the U.S. Army.
Berkeley College Salutes More Than 120 Military And Veteran Graduates
May 15, 2015 | Alesha Hanson | White Plains
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Berkeley College celebrated its more than 120 military and veteran graduates at the 3rd Annual Veterans History Project Gala and Graduation Dinner in April.
Ending Homelessness Among Veterans
May 15, 2015 | Kathy Welsh | Hudson Valley News Network
Poughkeepsie, NY – County Executive Molinaro will join Hudson River Housing and other local service providers and representatives for “Countdown to Zero,” a presentation and discussion on ending chronic homelessness among veterans in Dutchess County by the end of 2015. The event will be held on the heels of the Memorial Day holiday and will take place on Thursday, May 28, 2015 from 4pm – 6pm in Drumlin Hall at Dutchess Community College. The event is free and open to the public, and is being co-sponsored by the Dutchess Community College Veterans Club and Human Services Club.