Hollywood Bridging the Military-Civilian Divide

The Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University hosted a panel discussion of how veterans entering the film and TV industry help bridge the military-civilian gap in society. The Feb. 9 panel of prominent actors, executi... Read More ▶


V-WISE Conference Turns Female Veterans and Military Spouses into Entrepreneurs

Nearly 200 women gather in Phoenix for extensive training, mentoring and networking with experts on business ownership.    The program, an initiative of the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University, in coopera... Read More ▶


84 to Graduate from Joint Base San Antonio Career Skills Training Program with New Lease on Life

Many graduates of the Onward to Opportunity career training and certification program receive job offers from top companies such as Amazon, USAA and Accenture Federal Services before they leave the military. SAN ANTONIO, T.X., (Jan. 16, 2017) – ... Read More ▶


30 in 30: Celebrating Military-Connected Entrepreneurship Stories

#1 David Sharpe, EBV-Syracuse University Graduate https://youtu.be/yGH5hwh4U9M Learn more about David and his story on our EBV website. #2 Tom Aiello, March Marketing MARCH Marketing, LLC is a marketing agency focus on the military vet... Read More ▶


Support Veteran-Owned Business on National Holidays – May

What’s better than a celebration? Celebrating a veteran or military spouse owned business! From Flag Day to Space Day, military-connected businesses are making an impact in a variety of industries! The IVMF’s Coalition for Veteran Owned Business ... Read More ▶


Blue Star Families’ 9th Annual Military Family Lifestyle Survey Highlights Modern Expectations Aren’t Being Met

Ten years of research reveal military life expectations have evolved for modern military families. They seek work-life balance and believe a second income is vital to their families’ well-being, according to the 2018 Blue Star Families (BSF) annual... Read More ▶


Prudential Awards to Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) Total over $2 Million with New Grant

The Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University (IVMF) has received a generous $250,000 grant from longtime supporter, Prudential Financial Inc. to fund new research and navigation tools that strengthen career pathways for vet... Read More ▶


Support Veteran-Owned Business on National Holidays – August 2020

International Beer Day - August 7th Anything But Beer, LLC  (Alumni)  Buster's Beer and Bait FOB Brewing Company Hoppin' Grapes Wine and Beer Bar St. Michael's Brewing Company Wolf Branch Brewing, LLC Purple Hea... Read More ▶


Women Veterans Need More Help in Key Areas Than Male Veterans Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, a survey found that women veterans need more help in key resource areas than their male counterparts. That's according to the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University, which released i... Read More ▶


Google.org Grants SU’s IVMF $1.7 million to Train Military Spouses in the IT Field

Grow with Google, Google.org’s philanthropic arm, announced new tools and training programs designed to help military spouses build flexible, meaningful careers.... Read More ▶