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August 12, 2017

Umm, you’re wearing your flag backwards.

A national call to action to maintain America’s brand. Written by: Lyndy McLaughlin Do you know why the American flag is worn backwards on military uniforms? I didn’t. Living in America, there...

November 11, 2016

Who is a Veteran?

Written by: Dan Savage As our nation marks Veterans Day, I thought it fitting to put some context to those we are honoring, by asking the question, “Who is a veteran?”  For some reading t...

April 25, 2016

Financial Readiness and its Value to Veterans, Transitioning Servicemembers and Their Families

by Dr. Mike Haynie, Executive Director, Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF); Vice Chancellor, Military and Veteran Affairs, Syracuse University Douglas McCormick’s Family Inc. is, at...

November 11, 2015

Transcend What Divides Us, To Honor Their Service

Written by: Dr. Mike Haynie Today – Wednesday, November 11, 2015 – is Veterans Day. A day of reflection, Veterans Day represents an opportunity to recognize and honor the service and sacrifice of...

November 10, 2015

Celebrating 240 Years of Elite Fighting – Happy Birthday Marines

Written by – Jeff Cleland, Director of Innovation and Operations within the Community Engagement team at the IVMF. November 10th, 2006 – We were in a small village outside of Fallujah, Ira...

November 2, 2015

Veterans are successful entrepreneurs at rates that exceed those who have never served

The economy of the United States depends on small business and veterans are delivering by James Schmeling, Co-Founder, Institute for Veterans and Military Families and Managing Director, Programming A...

July 3, 2015

Celebrating the American Dream of Business Ownership on Independence Day

Milestones and Opportunities for Veteran and Military Family Owned Businesses by James Schmeling The Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University (IVMF) celebrated four years in...

June 12, 2015

Want to see a room full of inspiration? Visit the Veteran Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship conference.

Nearly 200 women veterans and military spouses unlocked their inner entrepreneur at the V-WISE conference in Washington, DC Last week, nearly 200 ambitious women veterans and military spouses came tog...

April 24, 2015

From Locker Room to Boardroom

Former NHL players Clint Malarchuk and Mike Gaul are using a new playbook to chart life after hockey, drafted during the 2015 Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilites By Rob Enslin Some...

March 19, 2015

NYCServes Update

Written by: Jamie Bazdaric As we begin our second quarter of the NYCServes coordinated services network for veterans and their families, it is the optimal time to share some updates and successes with...

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