Vice Chancellor Dr. Mike Haynie and IVMF to Receive American Legion’s Prestigious Award

The American Legion presented its Patriot Award to Dr. Mike Haynie and Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families. The award is given to recognize great deeds and exemplary acts of service.

Following the presentation of the award, Past National Commander Fang Wong of The American Legion and Dr. Haynie, Syracuse University’s Vice Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives & Innovation and Founder of the IVMF will discussed topics including higher education for veterans, training for transitioning veterans, and the challenges associated with being newly disenfranchised from service.