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2018 Memorial Day Wreath Laying

Thursday, May 24, 10 am
Veterans Memorial Park, Kogan Plaza

Join the GW community to honor those who have fallen while protecting our country with our annual wreath laying in Kogan Plaza.  This year, First Sft. USMC (Ret.) and GW Graduate William Powell is out keynote speaker for the ceremony.

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Nationals Game

Wednesday, May 23, 4:05 pm
1500 S Capitol St SE, Washington, DC 20003

GW Vets have 50 total tickets (40 regular, 10 wheelchair) for the Nationals vs. the Padres on May 23, 4:05pm. Fill out the google form below in order to get your tickets. They are first come first serve!

https://goo.gl/forms/mCTQ6q1IPLiJPGS52

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GW Veterans April Social

Saturday, Apr 28, 2 pm
Froggy Bottom Pub

Following the 5th annual Military Mile Memorial March, GW Veterans will be hosting our April (and last of the academic year) social at Froggy Bottom Pub from 4:00-7:00pm. GW VALOR will provide complimentary appetizers. 

Stop by to meet fellow members, congratulate graduating members and student veterans on their upcoming graduation, as well as the newly elected executive board members! 

***Alcohol will be available via the cash bar system for individuals over the age of 21...

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GW Veterans Family Tidal Basin Boat Pedaling!

Saturday, Apr 21, 12:30 pm
2035 F St NW, Washington, DC 20052, Tidal Basin
Come join GW Vets for a fun hour of pedal boating around the tidal basin! Thanks to the generosity of the Office of Military and Veteran Student Services, 20 people will be able to attend the event (2 people per boat), so partner up with a friend or family member to enjoy the beauty of the cherry blossoms and catch incredible views of the surrounding monuments! If you are attending the event alone, we'll pair you up with someone to paddle with. ** THIS EVENT IS FREE OF CHARGE FOR UP TO 20...
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Inside Intel: Insights from Contractors, Consultants and More

Wednesday, Apr 18, 5:30 pm
Marvin 309

Register here: https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/134408

Curious about the multiple diverse functions and roles within the intelligence field? Would you like to know how your major correlates to getting into this highly competitive area? This event is designed to provide students exposure to a variety of ways to enter the IC beyond just the biggest agencies. Professions from EPIC (Emerging Professionals in the Intelligence Community) will share their background, experience &...

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Lunch with Mac Manning!

Tuesday, Apr 10, 11 am
Military Community Center (MCC)

Join us on April 10th at the Military Community Center from 11am-1pm for an official introduction of the new Office of Military and Veteran Student Services' Program Manager, Mac Manning! Free pizza provided by OMVSS! 

Mr. Manning is very excited to meet the military affiliated students and their supporters at the Military Community Center during his start at GWU.

This is a second opportunity for those who are unable to attend on Wednesday, April 4th.

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Lunch with Mac Manning!

Wednesday, Apr 4, 11 am
Military Community Center (MCC)

Join us on April 4th and 10th at the Military Community Center from 11am-1pm for an official introduction of the new Office of Military and Veteran Student Services' Program Manager, Mac Manning! Free pizza provided by OMVSS! 

Mr. Manning is very excited to meet the military affiliated students and their supporters at the Military Community Center during his start at GWU. 

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GW Veterans March Social

Saturday, Mar 24, 4 pm
Froggy Bottom Pub

GW Vets March Social will be held following the annual Veterans Day of Service (VDoS) event at Froggy Bottom Pub!

In addition to our member population and executive board members, stop by to meet local community supporters from various DMV VSOs like the John Lyon VFW, Student Veterans of America, and the American Legion. 

***Alcohol will be available via the cash bar system for individuals over the age of 21 with a valid, government-issued ID.

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GW Faculty & Student Veteran Dinner

Wednesday, Mar 21, 6 pm
Bertucci's Restaraunt

Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe9tA5wfOwUld_0pw298nmI0QXg0o6Vwbh9pFMTIjg6i4CKLQ/viewform?c=0&w=1 On behalf of the Office of Military and Veteran Student Services (OMVSS), you are invited to the First Annual GW Veteran Faculty, Alumni, and Student Dinner, an event designed to connect a select group of military and veteran students with GW faculty and alumni interested in meeting and working with you. Why? Our goal for this event is to strengthen GW’s military...

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White House Tour

Friday, Mar 30, 7:30 am
White House

We've successfully rescheduled our White House Tour for Friday, March 30th at 7:30am. All spots have been filled. All confirmed guests must arrive 15 minutes early with their printed boarding pass that was emailed to them, and adhere to the prohibited items. Guests must also bring their government issued ID that matches the information entered when they registered. To our members who did not make the deadline: We plan on providing more opportunities similar to this in the future! Members...

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The Pitch

Friday, Apr 6, 9 am
Marvin 4th Floor

Register here: https://gwu.joinhandshake.com/events/115362 GW Office of VALOR Student Services, GW Veterans, and the GW Center for Career Services are proud to announce "The Pitch" will return this spring for its 4th consecutive year. The Pitch is a one day interview competition provided to VALOR Students at NO COST to practice their interview and business skills, all while competing for cash prizes! It involves a day long three-part process of designing and refining your “pitch,” with...

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Quattro Goombas Winery Tour

Sunday, Mar 4, 11:30 am
22860 James Monroe Highway Aldie, VA, 20105

Register today: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc-c0hU-E_oz-rsV6bnUy1vc0s1iWVCyjMwEQlMKfShBevbLQ/viewform

Join GW Vets and GW VALOR Office of Veteran Student Services on Sunday, March 4 for a trip to local Virginia winery, brewery, and restaurant Quattro Goombas! Trade books and classrooms for a beautiful rural winery, great company, and delicious drinks! Transportation will be provided (our very own Jorge Rios will be driving the Foggy Bottom van, and Andy Sonn will be...

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VALOR in Politics: Advanced Manufacturing

Thursday, Mar 22, 6 pm
Marvin Center 402-404

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/advanced-manufacturing-maintaining-american-competitiveness-tickets-42632140881?aff=es2

Advanced Manufacturing: Maintaining American Competitiveness

Doors open at 6:00pm

America is poised to lead the world into a transformative new era of manufacturing. We are not talking about recreating the jobs and production facilities of the past. We are talking about the manufacture of advanced technologies like robotics, medical...

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Valor in Politics Lecture Series: Infrastructure Development

Thursday, Feb 22, 6 pm
Marvin Amphitheatre

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/infrastructure-development-moving-america-into-the-21st-century-tickets-42178072751?aff=es2

America's infrastructure is woefully unprepared for the needs of our economy and population in the 21st century. We are all too familiar with the state of disrepair now evident in our transportation, energy and information infrastructure. The need for action is no longer up for debate. The only issue left to discuss is how best to manage and...

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Resume Workshop with Deloitte Professionals

Thursday, Mar 1, 6:45 pm
Marvin 538

Resume workshop for military and veteran students, focused on better reflecting transferable skills and minimizing military jargon! Must RSVP in Handshake!  https://gwu.joinhandshake.com/events/121773?utm_source=mass_mailer&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=send_mass_email

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Veterans Day of Service

Saturday, Mar 24, 9 am
Kogan Plaze

Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScwCzhWYqhIOqPPXqJfUGRCOABWITmvc_bjNHxDXeBw6bUslQ/viewform. Closes on March 16th.

Join hundreds of other military and veteran students in a day of service, with service locations across Washington, DC and on campus, including the Armed Forces Retirement Home, the National Mall, and A Wider Circle.  Open to friends and colleagues.

On Saturday, March 24, 2018, the Veterans Service Initiative of George Washington...

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Military Mile Memorial March

Saturday, Apr 28, 8:30 am
Kogan Plaza

Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeKeHRRC91zlK2vMCzHqBFNS1vcABFYe3FBRcChkUJV5ly_Wg/viewform

The Office of Military and Veteran Student Services, along with GW Veterans presents the 5th Annual Military Mile Memorial March (M4). The M4 is designed to honor the past and celebrate the future of military affiliated students at The George Washington University. This year's theme is Veterans' Stories, a Narrative. This family-friendly event kicks off with a 5K Run...

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GW Vets Indoor Climbing

Saturday, Feb 17, 10 am
Earth Treks Crystal City

Please follow the link below to fill out the required registration form and payment instructions. The cost will only be $10. GW Vets is subsidizing the rest!

https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLSfKnX8HnuoQ1SjmHA…/viewform

Your spot will not be reserved until both registration and payment are complete. Registration is not complete unless you view a confirmation screen after clicking submit.  You will need to complete trip payment via credit card (https://my.gwu.edu/mod/cse/) or...

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White House Tour

Friday, Feb 9, 8:45 am
White House

The 40 GW Vets members who signed up before the deadline have been confirmed by the White House for a tour on Friday, Feb 9th beginning at 9am. All confirmed guests must arrive 15 minutes early with their printed boarding pass that was emailed to them, and adhere to the prohibited items. Guests must also bring their government issued ID that matches the information entered when they registered. To our members who did not make the deadline: We plan on providing more opportunities similar...

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GW Vets Kicks-Off the Spring Semester!

Friday, Jan 19, 5 pm
2021 K St NW, Washington, DC 20006

Start the semester catching up with your peers and joining us for our first social of 2018!

 

On behalf of the Executive Board, we are excited to welcome all of our new students and see our returning members.

 

Froggy Bottom's Happy Hour is from 4:00 to 7:00 pm.

 

***Alcohol will be available via the cash bar system for individuals over the age of 21 with a valid, government-issued ID.

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VALOR Alumni Panel & Industry Tables

Friday, Feb 9, 5 pm
Marvin Center, MC 302, 800 21st Street Northwest, Washington, D.C

RSVP: https://gwu.joinhandshake.com/events/112748

VALOR alumni will share their backgrounds and stories about their transitions from GW to their various career paths, followed by the opportunity to meet personally with alumni and other professionals at Industry Tables.  Format: 5:00 to 5:30 pm Alumni Panel Presentation (Panelists: Assal Ravandi-Academy of United States Veterans, Clarence Wilson-Bloomberg, Brian Hawthorne-Rios Partners, Matt Geldhof-Citi, Yannick...

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GW Spring 2018 Career & Internship Fair

Friday, Feb 9, 11 am
Charles E. Smith Center, 600 22nd St NW, Washington, DC 20052

Use Handshake to RSVP: https://gwu.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/3855 This fair provides opportunities for GW students and alumni to meet with organizations from a variety of industries that may be recruiting for full-time, part-time, and internship positions, and/or getting their brand out to the attention of GW students and alumni. At this event, students and alumni will have the opportunity to meet, on average, more than 100 company representatives who will discuss their...

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Federal Resumes 101

Monday, Jan 29, 5:30 pm
Marvin Center, MC 538, 800 21st Street Northwest, Washington, D.C

Planning to apply for a federal job or internship? Intimidated byUSAJOBS.gov? Not sure what a ""federal resume"" is? Learn how to interpret a federal job or internship posting on USAJOBS.gov, and get the scoop on how to put together a strong federal resume in this small group workshop. Ask a career coach specific questions, pick up useful handouts, and get a jump on the federal application process! *Note: This workshop is geared towards students preparing to write their first federal...

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Avery E Macierowski

Unfortunately have a class at this time, however am very interested in this information.

3rd Annual Veterans Awards (Vettys)

Saturday, Jan 20, 5:30 pm
Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036

Tickets: http://www.usv.academy/tickets In 2015, the Academy of United States Veterans established an annual event at which it presented and recognized the most impactful entities that contribute to the well-being of the Veterans community. The Veterans Awards is an annual event celebrating awards conferred by the Academy’s voting members. The 3rd Annual Veterans Awards (VETTYS) ceremony will be held on January 20, 2018, at the prestigious Mayflower Hotel. The VETTYS will be presented in...

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