Northeastern will unveil a memorial on Friday evening at Matthews Arena in recognition of service members who have gone missing in action or who were prisoners of war.
The Northeastern community gathered on Monday to honor the hundreds of students, faculty and alumni who lost their lives while serving in the military.
In a letter to Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Sunday, Aoun wrote that active duty military, Reserve, and National Guard members shouldn’t be prevented from accessing higher education benefits due to the government shutdown. Northeastern will provide direct financial assistance to prevent a disruption in their education.
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.
A score of students, staff, and alumni plan to participate in a nine-kilometer fundraising run on Saturday morning in support of veterans who suffer from the invisible wounds of war.
The Northeastern chapter of the Student Veterans of America was recognized at the annual conference held last weekend in Orlando, Fla.
Over the course of the last year, News@Northeastern has featured a range of stories showcasing the significant accomplishments of students, faculty, staff, and alumni.
U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano joined the Northeastern community at a Veterans Day Ceremony recognizing the men and women who gave their lives in service of their country.
Retired Gen. David D. McKiernan said Thursday at Northeastern that America must first understand a region’s history and culture before committing to involve its military in a foreign conflict.
On Thursday, Sept. 20, the university will host retired Gen. David D. McKiernan, who will draw on his distinguished military career for an engaging candid discussion with the Northeastern community.
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.