Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities Kicks off at Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY (July 22, 2017) – Veterans from across the nation and beyond are set to converge today at Syracuse University for the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV) - a nine-day intensive on starting and building a busi... Read More ▶


Signs & Symptoms of a Healthy and Evolving Community that Supports Veterans, Service Members, and Their Families

By Matthew Feldhaus, IVMF Program Manager of Community Services I can remember the hope and optimism I felt during my 8-hour TAPS course at the Defense Language Institute. I had just graduated from the Modern Standard Arabic course and I was excit... Read More ▶


No-Cost Career Skills Training Program for Transitioning Service Members and Post 9/11 Veterans and Spouses Launches at Fort Carson

The Onward to Opportunity-Veterans Career Transition Program (O2O-VCTP) Continues Dedication to Transitioning Service Members, Post 9/11 Veterans and Spouses; Fort Carson Marks the 12th Location Across U.S. The Onward to Opportunity-Veterans Caree... Read More ▶


Texas A&M Hosts 10th Annual Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans (EBV) with New Funding Partner

Aspiring veteran entrepreneurs will receive small business management training at Texas A&M University during the annual Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans (EBV) July 15-22. This year’s program marks the 10th anniversary of EBV at Texas A&a... Read More ▶


UCLA Anderson Celebrates 10 Years of Helping Veterans Become Entrepreneurs

Aspiring veteran entrepreneurs look to UCLA for small business training Los Angeles, CA – (07/11/17) – More than two dozen military veterans are gathered this week at the UCLA Anderson School of Management for the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp fo... Read More ▶


Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families Announces New Directors of Development

The Institute for Veteran and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University announced the expansion of its development department with the addition of two new director roles, Tina Kapral and Melissa Reider. Tina Kapral joins the development depar... Read More ▶


The IVMF Enrollment Services Team Climbs to Glory

By the IVMF Enrollment Services Team: Eddie Zaremba, Jim Schock, and Richelle Quigley It’s always a great day to be part of the IVMF’s Enrollment Services Team, but it’s an even better day when we can greet you from beautiful Fort Drum, New Yo... Read More ▶


Let the Bugle Play: Honoring Dearly Departed Veteran Family Members from a Civilian Perspective

by Me’Shae Brooks-Rolling, IVMF Director of Events and Conferences  The location was Calverton National Cemetery in Long Island, NY. The casket was draped with a flag. A bugle played solemnly. Two smartly-dressed cadets stood attention at the h... Read More ▶


O2O-VCTP Hosts Graduation Ceremony for 62 Joint Base Lewis-McChord Service Members, Military Spouses, and Veterans

The ceremony will be followed by mock interviews and professional networking with over 20 Puget Sound area employers. TACOMA, Wash. (May 23, 2017) – Sixty-two members of the Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) community will graduate Tuesday, May 23, ... Read More ▶


U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Leverages Community-Based Resources to Improve Lives

By Mike Schindler,  IVMF Program Manager of Community Services  In a continued effort to better serve Veterans and their families, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Center for Innovation (VACI) joined forces in early April 2017 with Sy... Read More ▶