IVMF News

December 7, 2016

A ‘Must-Have’ Training Guide For Hiring Military Spouses: The Force Behind the Force

Designed specifically for employers and hiring managers, this newly released guide gives key insights into ways to train, leverage talent, and communicate when employing military spouses. SYRACUSE, N....

December 5, 2016

Conquering the World of Service Delivery – One Community at a Time

by Jim McDonough, Managing Director, Programs & Services, Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University Napoleon is quoted as saying “Give me enough ribbon and I will conq...

November 30, 2016

On Its 5th Birthday, the Institute for Veterans and Military Families Salutes its Past and Marches Toward the Future

On the heels of a milestone anniversary, as the nation’s focus on meeting the needs of veterans intensifies, the IVMF is expanding its programs, research and data sharing as well as its capacity thr...

November 22, 2016

New Report Shares Path to Career Success for Military Spouses and Hiring Tips for Potential Employers

As part of a continuing series focused on military spouses, the Institute for Military Families (IVMF) and Prudential Financial present key findings on the employment challenges facing military spouse...

November 21, 2016

Military 101: New Course Helps Individuals and Service Providers Connect with Veterans

The Military Culture (MC101) course provides individuals and service providers with strategies and tools to effectively serve and build rapport and trust with veterans and military families. SYRACUSE,...

November 17, 2016

Do Military Skills Lead to Veteran Entrepreneurship?

A Review by the IVMF Shows Veterans Are More Likely Than Those with No Active-Duty Military Experience to Own Businesses An examination of research on veteran business owners has been released by the...

November 11, 2016

Winners Announced in Prudential and IVMF’s Virtual Pitch Competition for Veterans and Military Spouses

Five veteran entrepreneurs share a total of $10,000 in seed funding through competition. SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 11, 2016 – Today the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse Uni...

Veterans Day Message from Dr. Mike Haynie

By Dr. Mike Haynie, IVMF Founder and Executive Director and Syracuse University Vice Chancellor  I’ve been authoring a ‘Veterans Day Message’ from my perch at Syracuse University and the Instit...

November 9, 2016

Veterans Just Got More Assistance for Transitioning into Civilian Life

AmericaServes reintegration program awarded $5 million Walmart Foundation grant. SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 9, 2016 – The Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University has bee...

Greater Access to Services and Care for Jacksonville and Wilmington Area Veterans

Launching Nov. 9, NCServes–Coastal is an expansion of the Institute for Veterans and Military Families’ statewide public-private network in North Carolina. It will serve U.S. Marine Corps Base Cam...

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