Opportunity to give feedback
UAA is in the process of designing a new website for military and veterans community services and we want your input. Please use the feedback form on the new www.uaa.alaska.edu/veterans page and let us know what we can do to improve it.
2011 Event Highlights
The University of Alaska Anchorage celebrated Veterans Appreciation week with a variety of events and opportunities to engage between November 4th and November 11th.
Full details are included at the bottom of the page. Highlights include:
Review full details at the bottom of this page.
11/14 - Community Event - Military and Veterans Town Hall Meeting from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Begich Middle School
Remembrance National Roll CallFriday, November 11, 2011
Student Union Cafeteria
8 a.m. - close of ceremony (approximately 5:00 p.m.)
Following the 10th anniversary of September 11 tragedy, the University of Alaska Anchorage has joined a nationwide grass-roots effort to honor American service men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice in Iraq and Afghanistan during the past decade.
On Veterans Day, Friday, Nov. 11, campus and community volunteers at more than 100 college and universities across the nation will read the names of the 6,200-plus casualties of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) and Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF), now called Operation New Dawn.
Map of Event Locations
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Veterans Awareness Week - Event Details
The University of Alaska Anchorage is offering a variety of programming during the week of November 4th through November 11th.
The goal of Veterans Awareness Week is to create a supportive environment for the growing population of Veteran and Military Affiliated students. The Financial Aid office, the Bookstore, Military Programs, Student Life and Leadership, UAA Advancement, the Alaska Veterans Organization for Women, the Veterans Center, and the Student Veterans of UAA have all collaborated to arrange a week of events to bring awareness to the UAA Community. The week will consist of the following events:
11/4 - 11:30 am - 1:00 pm in LIB 307
11/8 - 1:00 to 3:00 pm - Bookstore
11/9 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm - Student Union
11/10 - 11:00 am - 1:00 pm in RH 303
11/10 - Alaska Native Veterans Panel - Cancelled
11/11 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm - Student Union
11/11 - Locations across campus