Stories tagged with: Veterans

In-person Veterans Day events to take place in Athens

November 4, 2021 OHIO and the city of Athens will celebrate Veterans Day throughout the week with events including a parade, free breakfast, speeches, as well as OHIO athletic teams honoring veterans on select nights.

Veterans and Military Students’ Faculty/Staff Awareness Training Program announces Fall 2021 session

September 13, 2021 The Ohio University Veterans and Military Student Services Center Faculty/Staff Awareness Training Program, known as “Landing Zone,” is being offered this Fall in person and on Microsoft Teams.

20 years later: Ohio University remembers 9-11

September 8, 2021 Ohio University is planning moments of silence and remembrance in honor of the lives lost and lives affected from the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks at the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. 

Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica Wall That Heals visits Ohio University

August 3, 2021 The Wall That Heals returned to Athens from July 28 until Aug. 1 and was set up in Tailgreat Park for anyone to visit. According to event coordinators, an estimated 5,000 community members were able t

Veterans and Military Students’ Faculty/Staff Awareness Training Program announces spring 2021 session

February 5, 2021 The Landing Zone training was created to assist individuals who are committed to providing resources and aid to veteran students across campus.

Veterans and Military Student Services Scholarship Fund ensures ongoing help for student veterans

January 27, 2021 The aim of the Veterans and Military Student Services Scholarship Fund is to demonstrate OHIO’s commitment to veterans and their unique challenges and needs and foster a sense of community.

Veterans and Military Student Services Center to host summer Landing Zone training for faculty and staff

May 15, 2020 The Ohio University Veterans and Military Students Faculty/Staff Awareness-Training Program, known as “Landing Zone”, is being offered this summer via Microsoft Teams. Register now.

Faculty documentary created to improve veterans' healthcare to be screened on Veterans Day at Athena Cinema

November 7, 2019 The Athena Cinema will host a free public screening of “The Veterans’ Project,” at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11. The award-winning documentary takes an in-depth look at U.S. veterans health care issues.

Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine to host screening of 'The Veterans' Project' on Veterans Day

October 28, 2019 The Veterans’ Project is a feature-length documentary that highlights the challenges many combat and service-wounded veterans face when seeking health care.

University employee collects more than 2,000 socks to give to community members

October 7, 2019 Jessica Barton, committee member and records management specialist in the Registrar’s Office, had an idea to collect socks for a cause. She called her idea Socktember and got to work.

Veterans and Military Student Services Center to host Landing Zone training for faculty and staff

August 28, 2019 The Veterans and Military Student Services Center at Ohio University encourages the campus community to show support for veterans by attending its third-year facul...

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OHIO to Host National Remembering Our Fallen Tribute Towers Exhibit honoring post-9/11 Fallen from The War on Terror

August 27, 2019 Aug 27, 2019 From staff reports Since our founding over 215 years ago, Ohio University has been committed to providing service members, veterans and their families with a collaborative, supportiv...

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