Archive for March, 2011

SI Yankees Military Appreciation Day 7/24 @ 4p

March 30, 2011 | Things to Do

MIA/POW Awareness Day @ Hostos 4/6/11 3-6P

March 30, 2011 | Things to Do

MIA/POW Awareness Day Hosted by the Hostos Veterans/Reservist Club Date: Wednesday, April 6th 2011 Time: 3 – 6pm Where: Hostos Community College, C-Building Cafeteria This event will be catered. Please e-mail cuwa@hostos.cuny.edu to attend

Art Exhibit & Crafts Workshop @ KCC 4/12/11 11-1P

March 30, 2011 | Things to Do

Click link for workshop details: http://www1.cuny.edu/mu/veterans/files/2011/03/KCCVetArtExhibit.pdf

Space Needed for Doe Fund’s Veterans Photography Project!

March 25, 2011 | Other News

I am writing you in the hope you can help me find a CUNY school or Vets Club that could help us find a space for a photography show for the veterans of the Doe Funds Veterans Photography Project. As you know, the Doe Funds Veterans Program has a photography project here at the shelter.  […]

Affordable Housing for Veterans Opening Soon in the Bronx

March 16, 2011 | Other News

Jericho Project, a nonprofit supportive and affordable housing developer, is pleased to announce the opening of its new Veterans Residence I in Spring 2011. Veterans Residence I is located at 355 East 194th Street in the Fordham-Bedford neighborhood of the Bronx. The Residence is four blocks from the B/D train at Kingsbridge Road and is […]

Internship Opportunity: White House Internship Program

March 16, 2011 | Jobs & Internships

The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program mentors today’s young leaders, strengthens their understanding of the Executive Office of the President and prepares them for future public service opportunities. Read a fact sheet about this program and a blog post from […]

Internship Opportunity: Mayor’s Office of Veterans Affairs

March 9, 2011 | Jobs & Internships

INTERN MAYOR’S OFFICE OF VETERANS’ AFFAIRS The Mayor’s Office of Veterans’ Affairs (MOVA) was established by Local Law 53 in 1987.  MOVA advises the Mayor on issues and initiatives impacting the veteran and military community.  MOVA works with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the New York State Division of Veterans Affairs (NYSDVA), City Agencies, […]

A Salute to the WAVES on Their 65th Anniversary, Lehman

March 1, 2011 | In the News

During World War II, the Lehman campus—then part of Hunter College—became a “boot camp” for thousands of women from across the United States. They were known as “WAVES” (Women Accepted for Voluntary Emergency Service), and this July marks their sixty-ninth anniversary. It was on July 30, 1942 that President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the legislation […]