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 ▶


The Power of Military Spouses

May 10th is recognized as Military Spouse Appreciation Day, which provides an important opportunity to remember the service of our nation's military spouses.... Read More ▶


IVMF Students & Data Expertise Showcased at Global Conference

Members of the Syracuse University Institute for Veteran and Military Families (IVMF) Research and Analytics team recently presented at SAS Global Form, the world’s largest analytics conference, in Dallas, Texas.... Read More ▶


Maureen Casey: Problem Solver Who Just Can’t Quit

Maureen Casey’s office at the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) is more than 150 miles from her childhood home on a dairy farm in Hudson Falls, New York. But the lessons she learned there, tending dairy cows and their calves, have played out in her career choices—including her decision to accept the position of chief operating officer at IVMF.... Read More ▶


Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) Receives Grant from The Leon Levine Foundation  

The Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University has received a generous $100,000 grant from The Leon Levine Foundation to support the AmericaServes program in the Carolinas.... Read More ▶


Laura Bush to Visit Syracuse University as D’Aniello Family Speaker

Former First Lady of the United States Laura Bush will speak at Syracuse University as part of the D’Aniello Family Speaker Series on Wednesday, May 1, at 5:30 p.m. in the Whitman School’s Marvin and Helaine Lender Auditorium.... 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 veterans and talent-seeking employers through higher education. Over the last five years, Prudential has awarded the IVMF more than two million dollars in funding.... Read More ▶


Institute for Veterans and Military Families’ V-WISE Program Included in Collectors’ Edition Card Deck

The Institute for Veteran and Military Families’ (IVMF) Veteran Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship (V-Wise) program has been included on the queen of hearts in the new 2019 Bicycle Collector’s Post 9/11 Deck of 52. This limited-edition deck of playing cards created by Bicycle Playing Cards and Marjorie Eastman, author of The Frontline Generation, highlights 52 interesting and successful post 9/11 businesses and charities launched by the military community. It is a spin-off of the iconic 2003 Most Wanted Iraqi Playing Cards.... Read More ▶


Syracuse University, JPMorgan Chase Collaboration Opens Path to Political Careers for Veterans

With initial support from JPMorgan Chase & Co., Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families and the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs are collaborating to introduce a new and innovative program for veterans... Read More ▶


EBV Graduate Chris Dambach Has Found Great Success and Opens First Major Office

EBV Graduate Chris Dambach recently spoke to New York Business Journal about his business Industry Standard USA LLC, a grounds maintenance, facility maintenance, and general construction company.... Read More ▶