IVMF’s Maureen Casey Wins Prestigious Business Leadership Award

Sponsored by Accenture and U.S. Trust, the 2017 C200 Luminary Awards Distinguish Pamela Chambers O’Rourke, Ilene S. Gordon, Maureen E. Casey and Shellye Archambeau Miami, FL, November 1, 2017 – On Friday, November 3, The Committee of 200 (C20... Read More ▶


Vetrepreneurs – Strengthening the Backbone of the U.S.

By Misty Stutsman, IVMF Director, Entrepreneurship & Small Business This week is National Veteran Small Business week! However, what does that mean to an outsider? Why is it important to recognize this subset of entrepreneurship? In different c... 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 ▶


Boots to Business Follow on Courses Offered by the IVMF

The Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University now offers Boots to Business follow-on courses. Learn more about Boots to Business. Boots to Business is offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as a trai... Read More ▶


North Carolina (NCServes) Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary as National Model for Transforming Access to Veterans Care & Service

Milestone event features 200 community collaboration veteran services partners, led by Charlotte Bridge Home, state officials and local veterans served by groundbreaking national program AmericaServes. Charlotte, NC – AmericaServes, a national coo... Read More ▶


Change Can Be Hard, Irrelevance is Easy

By Retired Col. Jim McDonough, IVMF Managing Director & Mike Schindler, IVMF Program Manager, Community Services Retired U.S. Army General Eric Shinseki in December 2001, said, “If you dislike like change, you’re going to dislike irreleva... Read More ▶


iSchool Student Helps Bring Data to Life in Visuals for IVMF

by Kathleen Haley – Syracuse University News  Aiyappa Uthaiah G’18, a master’s student in the School of Information Studies (iSchool), is helping administrators at the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) better understand... Read More ▶


IVMF Announces Goal to Place 30,000 Veterans and Military Spouses into Jobs by 2022

The Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University announced its strategic goal highlighting signature program, Onward to Opportunity-Veterans Career Transition Program. The Institute for Veterans and Military Families (I... Read More ▶


IVMF Goes Global: Sharing Best Practices with International Partners at Canadian Conference

As part of the growing portfolio of international partnerships, Nicholas Armstrong, Institute for Veterans and Military Families senior director of research and policy, along with Gilly Cantor, program evaluation manager, presented “Adapting the Co... Read More ▶


Walmart and the Coalition for Veteran Owned Business Host VetSource Event to Boost Business Opportunities for Veteran Entrepreneurs

The first-of-its-kind event will connect veteran, military and military spouse business owners to Fortune 500 companies for procurement opportunities, while providing entrepreneurial training and resources. Norfolk, Va., Sept. 20, 2017 – Today, Wa... Read More ▶