Veterans Week 2013 Activites at UW Oshkosh
War Through Their Eyes
Nov 8th 5:30 in Reeve Ballroom
Warriors & Students features the work of 10 journalism students who’ve produced an 100-page book, 300 online journal entries and 30 audio podcasts that focus on the stories of these student veterans, who have seen a world that most of us will never see. The hour-long event will include short opening remarks and a multimedia presentation. The Warriors & Students photo exhibit - which includes war-time photos and personal photos of the veterans - will be on display. Photos from the first and second War: Through Their Eyes projects will also be included in the exhibit.
Penny War Begins
8:00 AM in VRC. Help your branch claim the ultimate bragging rights in the annual SVA Penny War fund raiser. Bring your change! All funds will go to support UWO veterans and families.
Veterans Day Flag Display
Nov 11th 8:00 AM Dempsey 130
Help the VRC Staff and student veterans with placing more than 500 flags in front of Dempsey Hall to honor our current student veterans.
Veterans Day Popcorn Give Away
Nov 11th 11:00 to 1:00 Reeve Union
The VRC Staff and Student Veterans will be handing out popcorn and providing information in Reeve Union.
Nov 11th 6-9 in Reeve Theater
An award winning documentary exploring the sexual assault epidemic in the Military
Veterans and Family Acupuncture!
Nov 12th 11:00 to 2:00 Reeve 215
Free stress reducing acupuncture for veterans and their families provided by the Oshkosh Veteran Acupuncture Project
Value of Veterans in the Classroom
Wed Nov 13th 12:00 to 1:00 Reeve 215
Hear how UW Oshkosh faculty creatively integrate the veteran experience into engaging
learning experiences. Presented by Grace Lim and Emmet Sandberg.
Female Veterans Conversation Network
Thursday Nov 14th 1:00 – 2:00 UWO Women’s Center
Female Veteran Conversation Network is a group designed for those females who have experienced military life (and dependent spouses who are looking for somewhere to discuss their own issues). This group is open to the public. Our focus is to learn what types of issues affect female veterans on campus and in the surrounding community.
Veterans Resource Center Open House
Friday Nov 15th 11:00 to 1:00 Dempsey 130.
Penny War Ends 12:00 in VRC
Veteran Appreciation UWO Football Game
Nov 16th Kickoff @ 2:00
The first 200 veterans will receive free admission to see your Titans take on UW Platteville!