June 28, 2017 COLLEGE STATION, Texas. Today, CMD-IT announced keynote speakers for the ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference. Themed “Diversity: Simply Smarter,” the Tapia Conference will be held September 20-23 in Atlanta Georgia. The Tapia Conference is the premier venue to bring together students, faculty, researchers and professionals from all backgrounds and ethnicities in computing to promote and celebrate diversity in computing. The Tapia Conference is sponsored by the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) and presented by the Center for Minorities and People with Disabilities in IT (CMD-IT). Continue reading 2017 ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference Announces Keynote Speakers
The transition from active duty to civilian life can be filled with countless roadblocks, and many veterans find it challenging to secure a career that fulfills their needs and ambitions, which often result in periods of joblessness and uncertainty.
Continue reading Military veterans take command of their future with a business education
In celebration of Independence Day, all next week (7/3-7/9), GSN will feature episodes of Family Feud with contestants in the U.S. military – both active members and veterans.
Continue reading Red, White and Feud —It’s Military Feud week all this week in honor of Independence day
Adam Driver is paying it forward. Continue reading Adam Driver Surprises Military Family With Scholarship
A 12-year-old boy in California was disheartened when he visited his grandfather’s grave on Veterans Day two years ago. The graveyard was devoid of flags or flowers on any of the veterans’ headstones. Continue reading California boy places thousands of flags on veterans’ headstones
Most people do not realize just how much Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder affects the general population until National PTSD Awareness Day comes around on June 27 every year.
Continue reading National PTSD Awareness Day-Tuesday, June 27th
On Monday 19 June, the California Employment Development Department (EDD) announced that it has awarded nearly $5 million to ten organizations to help veterans find employment in promising careers in Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange, Sacramento, and Stanislaus counties. Continue reading California Employment Development Department (EDD) announces reward to help veterans
Growing up, Kasie Taylor, known as Moxie among the Appalachian Trail community, wasn’t a hiker. Continue reading Hiker raising funds for veterans
Nearly 450 dental offices throughout North America will honor an estimated 7,000 veterans of all ages with free dental care during the fourth annual Day of Service event on Saturday, June 24. Continue reading Veterans Of All Ages Offered Free Dental Care On Day of Service
NICEVILLE, Florida – (June 22, 2017) – The EOD Warrior Foundation has received a $10,000 donation from Evan Williams® Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey. The donation is on behalf of Adam Popp (pictured left), one of six military veterans selected to receive the Evan Williams American-Made Heroes award. Chosen from thousands of candidates, he and five other military heroes will be individually featured on nearly 1 million special edition Evan Williams Bourbon bottles across the country this summer.
Continue reading EOD Warrior Foundation Receives $10,000 American-Made Hero Donation