9.11.18

Several IVMF Employees Reflect on 9/11


Seventeen years. Almost two decades later, but September 11th still feels like just yesterday to most Americans. Maureen Casey, IVMF chief operating officer, was in New York City on that day. “People chose to enlist because of the events that day,â... Read More ▶

8.31.18

Labor Day: Paying Tribute to American Workers


The United States of America has been celebrating Labor Day for over 130 years. It’s a day to recognize and honor the achievements of Americans who work tirelessly every day to contribute to the needs of society.... Read More ▶

8.21.18

Team Red, White & Blue: Helping Veterans Reintegrate to Civilian Life with Community Networks


Currently, only 61% of veterans who served in Operations Enduring and Iraqi Freedom enrolled in VA care which aims to support veterans with their health needs, including the tough mental stress of transition in civilian life. Many veterans experience... Read More ▶

8.17.18

15th Annual Harold Lee Open is Happening August 29th – Register Now


After his father passed away, Jim, his brother Tim, and their friends Marty Lamon, Tom Farneti, and Tom Mossotti held the first Harold Lee Open in 2003 in Harold's honor. The tournament has sold out every year since its inception and this tournament ... Read More ▶

8.01.18

Veteran Entrepreneurship – What You Should Know


Military service and small business ownership share a distinctive relationship, dating back more than a half century. Veterans remain more likely to own a business than nonveterans and often tend to out-earn nonveteran entrepreneurs... Read More ▶

7.12.18

Financial Readiness – What Does This Mean?


A Blog by the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) Research Team: Deborah A. Bradbard, Ph.D., Senior Research Associate Rosalinda Vasquez Maury, M.S., Director of Applied Research and Analytics Nicholas Armstrong, Ph.D., Senior Direct... Read More ▶

7.03.18

Independence Day: A Message from Maureen Casey


By Maureen Casey, IVMF Chief Operating Officer As we approach the 4th of July holiday, many of us are planning to mark this historic day with picnics, concerts, fireworks and/or other displays of patriotism…all fitting ways to recognize the signin... Read More ▶

6.28.18

IVMF’s AmericaServes Launches in National Capital Region


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iN5us-6W1ok... Read More ▶

6.21.18

Syracuse University’s Dr. Mike Haynie and Alex McKelvie Appointed to CNBC Disruptor 50 Advisory Council for 2nd Year in a Row


Michael Haynie, vice chancellor for strategic initiatives and innovation, and Alexander McKelvie, associate dean for undergraduate and full-time master’s programs, and professor and chair of the Martin J. Whitman School of Management’s entrepre... Read More ▶

6.20.18

A Reflection of my Year at the IVMF


By James Gilchrest, 2017-18 Newman's Own Foundation Fellow I have proudly served in the military for nearly six years, initially in the Alaska Army National Guard to join the Military Police and then transferred to Alaska Air Guard located at Clear ... Read More ▶