The Northeastern community joined together Friday for its annual Veterans Day ceremony. “I’m very proud, as I know all of you are, that our school stops to remember every Veterans Day in this stirring and beautiful way,” said alumnus Neal Finnegan, chair emeritus of the university’s Board of Trustees.
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The university on Wednesday held its annual Veterans Day ceremony, where one student veteran shared how injuries he suffered during deployment have inspired him to help others.
The new Center for Advancement of Veterans and Servicemembers includes a host of career development and scholarship opportunities, aiming to eliminate the gap between education and employment felt by returning veterans nationally. Photo by Brooks Canaday/Northeastern University.
United States Marine Corps “The veterans services at Northeastern are the main reason I applied only to this school. From the assistance with books and parking, to offering a place to […]
United States Army “I see Veterans Day as a time to get together with those who you shared the deployment experience with, and enjoy that camaraderie that kind of goes away […]
United States Army “When I think of Veterans Day, I don’t think about myself. It’s about all those who came before me and made that sacrifice.”
United States Army “To me, Veterans Day is a time to honor those who served and celebrate prior service.”
United States Air Force “Being a veteran means I’ve joined a fraternity of men and women who were willing to challenge themselves more than they ever thought possible. We put our […]
United States Army “Being in the military has had a major impact on my life. It offered a lot of once-in-a-lifetime opportunities, like being stationed in Germany when I was 19 […]