IVMF Announces New Appointments to Advisory Board

Syracuse, NY, January 12, 2018 -- The Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University announces the appointment of two new members to its external advisory board. JPMorgan Chase Vice Chairman John Donnelly has accepte... Read More ▶


Rhode Island Launches Statewide Coordination Network for Veterans, Service Members and Families

RIServes – newest network in the national AmericaServes movement – will guide veterans, service members and their families directly to needed services Providence, RI -- Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced the launch of RIServes, a coordi... Read More ▶


The Quiet Transformation Underway in Nonprofit Performance

AmericaServes: Collectively Changing Service Delivery to Military Members and their Families By Retired U.S. Army Colonel Jim McDonough, IVMF Managing Director & Gilly Cantor, IVMF Program Evaluation Manager A little over a year ago, Walmar... Read More ▶


Military Family Month: Highlighting My Hero

By Renee Garrett Storrs, Onward to Opportunity Coordinator at Fort Drum  I deeply value our veterans’ service to this country. It is an honor to work at the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University. One veteran in... Read More ▶


Skillsoft Training Launches Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University into the Workforce

Over 11,000 post-9/11 veterans and spouses have received vocational training and education with Skillsoft's content BOSTON, November 9, 2017 - Skillsoft, the global leader in corporate learning, today announced The Institute for Veterans and Mi... Read More ▶


IVMF Named a 2020 Wounded Warrior Project Partner

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) has announced its investments and partnerships with military service organizations for 2020; included is Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF.) The generous $475,000 grant will su... 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 irrele... 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 ... Read More ▶


Veteran Entrepreneurs Gather at UConn for Business Bootcamp – Aug. 2017

The University of Connecticut (UConn) will host a new class of post-9/11 veterans Aug. 10 -20 for the eighth annual Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV). The program is offered at no cost to participants. It combines the res... Read More ▶


Finding the Full Potential of Veterans, Service Members, and Their Families

By Michaela Diallo M.Ed, Team Leader at PAServes Greater Pittsburgh In 1943, Abraham Maslow published “A Theory of Human Motivation,” a paper in psychology that described the patterns through which human motivations tend to move. His research ... Read More ▶