In his Sept. 23 campus presentation, “Battlefield Trauma: Vietnam to Afghanistan,” Gus Kappler ’61, M.D. ’65, offered a harrowing glimpse into his Vietnam experience. read the article at: A surgeon’s view of veterans and the Vietnam War | Cornell Chronicle.
Newsletter 2014 October
The Cornell Library has begun a Cornell digital war memorial project. They are working with Computer Science graduate students and have now developed a feasibility study for the proposed website which will store and display the historical veteran information available in the library and make it available to the public. If you are interested in […]
“Save the Date” for “From Military Boots to Civilian Shoes”. The event will include a keynote speaker, panel discussion, and break-out sessions to exploring the challenges women veterans face as they enter the workforce or institutions of higher education and develop (or build on) best practices for encouraging this population. The event will be held […]
Save the Date! For the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans…each year the School of Hotel Administration, as part of a national consortium of colleges, hosts a group of disabled veterans for a weeklong entrepreneurship bootcamp. The veterans all have concepts ready to be developed and the EBV program is designed to kick-start their projects. The VCNG […]
Please click here for the VCNG minutes 20140915 (Microsoft Word document).
Battlefield Trauma: Vietnam to Afghanistan Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm Kroch Library, 2B48 Olin Library, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA The 2008 National Defense Authorization Act authorized a program to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. The Commemorative Partner Program is designed to assist a grateful nation in thanking and honoring […]