Northeastern hosted Student Veteran Appreciation Day on Saturday, a daylong symposium featuring a series of discussions, workshops, and networking opportunities for the young service men and women.
The Northeastern chapter of the Student Veterans of America was recognized at the annual conference held last weekend in Orlando, Fla.
Northeastern’s incoming class of student veterans participated in a roundtable discussion on Thursday as part of the university’s orientation program for new students.
Northeastern student Adam Beatty, a Marine who has completed two tours of duty in Iraq, recently attended a workshop for student veterans on Google’s California campus.
Northeastern has reaffirmed its commitment to educating student veterans by increasing the number of service men and women who can enroll through the Yellow Ribbon Program.
Senior Michael Trudeau, who served in the Navy for five years before enrolling at Northeastern, was selected to attend last month’s Young Atlanticist Summit in Chicago.