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Team Red, White, and Blue

Syracuse, NY has a Team RWB chapter listed at teamrwb.org.   They do a lot of great activities including: Crossfit at Smokey Hollow Crossfit Center Circuit Training at Method 360 Fitness Group Runs Spin Classes Dinners Yoga   Check out their events calendar and their Facebook group today.

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SVO Fundraiser at World of Beer

The SVO’s upcoming World of Beer fundraiser will help fund future events including the Student Veterans Ball next month (Date TBD). When:March 23rd, 2017 – 6-9pm Where: World of Beer, Destiny USA To make this meal happen, we need at least 20 RSVP commitments by March 20th to eat. RSVP Here All you need to do afterwards: Mention the SVO upon Read more about SVO Fundraiser at World of Beer[…]

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LinkedIn Groups for Veterans

LinkedIn is the social media network for professionals today. Below is a short list of groups you should join.   1. SVO at SU The Student Veterans Organization at Syracuse University LinkedIn group is new but meant for members, past and current, of SVOSU. 2. SU Student/Alumni Veterans and Employers The Syracuse University Student/Alumni Veterans Read more about LinkedIn Groups for Veterans[…]

Overlooked Compensable Disabilities

Thanks to a recent thread on Rallypoint, I came across a post title Top 10 Overlooked Compensable Disabilities by VeteransPrograms.com. If you’re lucky, you had a representative from Veterans Affairs (VA) , Disabled American Veterans (DAV), or Wounded Warriors Project (WWP) help you file for disability compensation. Regardless, there are many things you or they may not Read more about Overlooked Compensable Disabilities[…]

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Nominate Someone for the VA’s #VeteranOfTheDay

#VeteranOfTheDay is the Veteran Affairs’ official Twitter hashtag for recognizing Veterans and their stories. The process only requires an email to newmedia@va.gov with the following: Subject line “[Veteran’s name] for Veteran of the Day” Name Branch and Occupation Years of service Tours, awards Current location Photos (3-5) You can read more about #VeteranOfTheDay at blogs.va.gov Read more about Nominate Someone for the VA’s #VeteranOfTheDay[…]

Five Skills You’ll Learn in the IST 471 SVOSU Internship

The IST 471 internship with the Student Veterans Organization at Syracuse University (SVO) Web Team primarily revolves around improving svosu.org. However, Veteran or not, there’s plenty more you can learn while working towards credit hours (6 internship credit hours max allowed for iSchool students as concentration electives and 6 max for general electives). HTML/CSS This Read more about Five Skills You’ll Learn in the IST 471 SVOSU Internship[…]