The Office of Veterans' Student Services invites all members of the Kean University community to celebrate and honor Veterans Month.
Do You Know? Campaign
Thursday, November 1 • Online Click here to get to know Kean University's veterans.
Operation Chillout Backpack Drive
November 1-30 • Drop Off: CAS 208
Donations of fleece blankets, toothpaste, toothbrushes, socks, books, pens, pencils and baby wipes are being collected to fill Kean backpacks that will be delivered to homeless veterans. Drive hosted by the School of General Studies, Professor Vanessa I. Bell Despinos and her classes, and Kean V.E.T.S.
VA Vets Center
November 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 26, and 30 • 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. • CAS 210
Learn about the broad range of free services, including counseling, outreach and referrals, that VA Centers provide to combat veterans, service members and their families from representative Scott Deaden.
VA Vital Program
November 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 27, 29 • 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. • CAS 210
Learn about the Veterans Integration to Academic Leadership (VITAL) approach to helping veterans transition from service member to student from Kaydeen Bishop, LMSW, LSW.
Kean University Veterans Day Ceremony
November 9 • 11 a.m. • Veterans Memorial, CAS
Kean Ocean Veterans Day Ceremony
November 9 • 12 p.m. • Campus Mall Veterans Memorial, OCC
Ruck March at Kean Ocean
November 13 • 3:15 p.m. • Outside the Student Center
Veterans Digital Fabrication Lab Presentation
November 15 • 1-4 p.m. • CAS 208
View the projects Kean veterans are researching.
Veterans Advising Meet and Greet
November 19 • 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. • Kean Ocean Gateway Building, 5th Floor