Join Us for Honor Flight Mission 9 Homecoming This Saturday!

Time to see why Real Veterans Wear Orange! Sport your SVO gear and join the Student Veteran Organization at Syracuse Hancock International Airport to welcome home 80 WWII and Korean War veterans returning home from a memorial service in Washington, D.C. Honor Flight Syracuse’s 9th Mission will take place on Saturday, April 29 – who Read more about Join Us for Honor Flight Mission 9 Homecoming This Saturday![…]

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[…]

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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[…]

Student Veteran Of The Month March ’17: Jacqueem Spratley

Jacqueem Spratley left Virginia to join the Army in January 2008. After graduating Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, he went on to complete Advanced Individual Training as a Signal Support Systems Specialist in Fort Gordon, Georgia. Jacqueem was first stationed at Fort Bragg, North Carolina as a communications systems maintainer with 192nd Read more about Student Veteran Of The Month March ’17: Jacqueem Spratley[…]