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Connect with Microsoft, Accenture, and PNC Bank Online this Fall!

September 5, 2013 | Jobs & Internships, Other News

SVA is pleased to kick off the 2013 Fall Semester with 3 employment-focused webinars from our corporate partners: PNC Bank, Accenture, and Microsoft. Each company’s webinar is specifically for student veterans to provide an overview of their corporation, the internship opportunities available, and to discuss applying for full-time positions. All student veterans are invited to attend the webinars […]

Job Opportunity (PT): Fitness Instructor, Warrior Fitness Bootcamp

August 31, 2011 | Other News

Warrior Fitness Bootcamp FITNESS INSTRUCTORS WANTED Part Time Work Available for CUNY Student Veterans $25/HR Starting Pay! Interested Candidates Contact: Warrior Fitness Bootcamp 25 West 35th Street, 3rd Floor NY, NY 212-967-7977 Or Visit: http://www.warriorfitnessbootcamp.com/

Message to NY Vets from Senator Gillibrand…

June 6, 2011 | Other News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, May 25, 2011 Contact: Bethany Lesser (202) 224-3873 AS NATION HONORS FALLEN HEROES ON MEMORIAL DAY, GILLIBRAND FIGHTS FOR LEGISLATION TO PROACTIVELY PROVIDE NY VETS WITH CARE, BENEFITS COUNTY-BY-COUNTY Data: Approximately 1 Million NY Vets, Over 720,000 Not Receiving VA Care PRO-VETS Requires VA to Inform Vets of Benefits They’re Entitled […]

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 […]

Important: Upcoming Changes to Post-9/11 GI Bill

January 7, 2011 | Other News, Programs & Services

Upcoming Changes to The Post-9/11 GI-Bill The Post-9/11 Veterans Education Assistance Improvements Act of 2010 was recently signed into law. This page lists changes to the GI Bill made by this law. Effective August 1, 2009, but not payable until October 1, 2011 Certain National Guard members mobilized on Title 32 orders on-or-after September 11, […]

Important: New Education Benefits for Wounded and Disabled Vets, The White House Blog

January 4, 2011 | Financing Your Education, Other News

http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2011/01/01/ringing-new-year-new-education-benefits-wounded-warriors The White House Blog Ringing In the New Year With New Education Benefits for Wounded Warriors Posted by Brian Hawthorne on January 01, 2011 at 05:56 PM EST Cross posted from the Warrior Care blog. In case you hadn’t heard, in the last days of the Session, both the House and the Senate passed a […]

Important Updates from NYMetroVets Group…

December 14, 2010 | Other News, Programs & Services, Things to Do

Page 1 http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NYMetroVets/ This Newsletter Includes the Following Articles: · 2011 COLA · VA Launches New Blog · Disability Evaluation Streamlined · VA Testing Quicker Ways to Access Medical Records · VA Assigns Officer to Verify Claims Involving Secret Missions · VA Launching New Personalized Vet Health Benefits Handbook · Supportive Services for Veteran Families […]

VETERANS, MILITARY AND POLICE PERSONNEL PROVIDE DIVERSITY, HIGH STANDARDS IN JOHN JAY CLASSES

October 27, 2010 | Other News

Alumni Paul Woodhouse (former President of the Veteran’s Club) found his first class at John Jay with Dr. Pollner, very inspiring!”Her emphasis on global issues aided in my transition from military life to college, as an older freshman,” he said! “I still remember what was taught 4 years ago! I found her documentaries, produced and […]

Article, Military.com- Post-9/11 GI Bill Update, 5/18/10

May 26, 2010 | Other News

Military.com Veterans News < http://military-education.military.com/2010/05/post-911-gi-bill-update-may-2010/ > – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – - Post-9/11 GI Bill Update, May 2010 May 18, 2010 By Terry Howell When the Post-9/11 GI Bill was first signed into law the general consensus was that it was the greatest benefit package […]