New SVO Officers for the 2017-2018 Academic Year

The SVO is excited to announce our new officers for the 2017-2018 academic year! Their positions begin on May 1, 2017. Click here to view their bios and learn more about their accomplishments! Below are our officers as well as their new positions:     Meet Kierston Whaley, who was previously the SVO’s Treasurer, now she is the Read more about New SVO Officers for the 2017-2018 Academic Year[…]

SVO Elections

Time is still available to enter the running for SVO Officer. Please enter your nominations by Friday, April 14th. We will require a headshot, a short 1-page bio, and a 1-minute video introducing yourself and telling why you are running. Positions included: President Vice President Treasurer Secretary Public Affairs Officer Community Service Director If you are Read more about SVO Elections[…]

SVO’s 3rd Annual Veteran’s Ball

Come join the Student Veterans Organization at Syracuse University for a formal celebration of veterans in higher education. Guests do not have to be military affiliates to attend. Tickets range from $25-$50. Parking included with admission. Cash bar available. First 100 guests to purchase tickets will get a limited edition SVO 2017 Ball Challenge Coin! Read more about SVO’s 3rd Annual Veteran’s Ball[…]

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

The Invisible War is an investigative documentary on the epidemic of rape within the U.S military. “Today, a female soldier in Iraq and Afghanistan is more likely to be raped by a fellow soldier than killed by enemy fire..” This documentary will be screened on Wednesday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Melanie Gray Ceremonial Read more about Sexual Assault Awareness Month[…]

Change in Command

There has been an exciting change of events within the SVO recently! Anthony Pegues (right) has moved from Secretary to Vice President and active member Alex Brigandi (left) is now the Secretary. If you happen to see either Anthony or Alex feel free to congratulate them on their new positions!

SVO Meeting Video 2/10

If you could not make it to our meeting on 2/10/2017 here is a video of it! Hopefully we’ll see you at the next one on 2/24/2017. Resource Flyers Syracuse University Scholarship Program SlideShow Scholarships for Veterans Research Experiment For Undergrads OVMA Luncheon with Faculty and Student Veterans Veterans Math Teacher Meeting Minutes Change-in-Command SVO Read more about SVO Meeting Video 2/10[…]

Student Veteran of the Month: February 2017

Tyler Paul Enlisted in the Marine Corps August 22, 2011. He then attended basic training at Parris Island, North Carolina and graduated November 18, 2011. Soon after, He completed his training in the Marine Corps Infantry Training Battalion and moved on to his primary specialty training at Goodfellow Air Force base, in San Angelo, Texas, Read more about Student Veteran of the Month: February 2017[…]

Syracuse University Ranked #1 for Veterans

“Today is a proud day for Syracuse University,” says Chancellor Kent Syverud. Military Times has named Syracuse University the #1 private school in the country and #3 overall for veterans and their families. The University has been working tirelessly the past two years in order to create a campus community in support of the veterans Read more about Syracuse University Ranked #1 for Veterans[…]

Student Veteran of the Month: November 2016

Kristopher Dendtler  is currently an MSIII Cadet entering his Junior year at Syracuse University. He was voted as the Student Veteran of the month for November 2016 and is an active member of the Syracuse University Student Veterans Organization. He is pictured above with his wife Stephanie Dendtler, who spent her undergraduate years at Niagara University Read more about Student Veteran of the Month: November 2016[…]