You’re invited: Veterans Week events at U-M

November 2, 2018  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

U-M is proud to offer a week of events that educate and celebrate the experiences and sacrifices of those who have served this country.

All events — which will take place next week — are free and open to the entire university community and to the general public. The only exception is the staff/faculty/student military and veteran appreciation lunch, which is only open to former and current members of the U.S. military working or studying at U-M and invited guests (RSVP is required).

Plan to attend as many of the following events as you can!

Monday, Nov. 5

  • Vietnam panel: 10 a.m. – noon, Michigan League, Koessler Room
  • Student panel: 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., Michigan League, Koessler Room
  • Stories of Service: 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.), Hill Auditorium

Tuesday, Nov. 6

  • MSPAN event: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., Pierpont, Boulevard Room
  • Support Services for Mental Health Seeking Post-9/11 Veterans: Noon – 1 p.m., Pierpont, Boulevard Room
  • Post Traumatic Growth: New Narratives: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m., Pierpont, Boulevard Room
  • Support for Military Families: 2 p.m. – 3 p.m., Pierpont, Boulevard Room

Wednesday, Nov. 7

  • Veterans of Color Focusing on Arab Americans: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery Room
  • Korea/WWII panel: 2 p.m. – 3 p.m., Palmer Commons, Great Lakes North
  • Almost Sunrise movie: 4 p.m., Ford School of Public Policy

Thursday, Nov. 8

  • LGBT Panel: 10 a.m. – noon, Michigan League, Kalamazoo Room
  • Therapy and Service Dogs: Noon – 1 p.m., Michigan League, Kalamazoo Room
  • Women in the Military: 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., Michigan League, Kalamazoo Room
  • Post-9/11 and Military Service: 3 p.m. – 5 p.m., Michigan League, Kalamazoo Room
  • The Role of Aviation in Coast Guard Operations: 6 p.m., FXB Building, North Campus, Room 1008

Friday, Nov. 9

  • ROTC Flag Raising: 8 a.m., Law Quad flagpole, Central Campus
  • Appreciation lunch: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Michigan League ballroom
  • ROTC: Current and Future Service: 2 p.m. – 3 p.m., Michigan League, Michigan Room
  • ROTC Flag Lowering: 5 p.m., Law Quad flagpole, Central Campus
  • VETx: Student Veteran Storytelling: 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Ross School of Business, Robertson Auditorium

For more information on all Veterans Week events, click here.

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