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EMPLOYER MEET-UPS

 

 

American College & Mass Mutual
Where: Military and Veteran Services Center, 601 Conwell Hall, Main Campus
When: Wednesday, September 27
Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Appointment and Registration required
Call: 215.204.8387 (VETS)


 

SAVE THE DATE!
JOIN US! TEMPLE H0MECOMING VETERANS TAILGATE

FREE FOOD, FUN, AND FELLOWSHIP WITH OTHER TEMPLE VETERANS!
Join us this fall for the Temple Veterans 2017 HOMECOMING Football Tailgate
Saturday, October 14, 2017, Temple vs. UCONN (HOMECOMING)- Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, PA Time: TBA

Come out to support our Temple Owls Football team and cheer Temple Owls on to WIN! Stop by the Military and Veteran Services Center tent to enjoy some good food, fun, give-a-aways and network with other Temple veteran alumni and students.

Experience a Temple tailgate with your student during this annual event. The Alumni Tent will feature some Temple and tailgate staples and Lot K will be buzzing with excitement as the "best tailgate" competition takes place!

Get your tickets today at http://www.owlsports.com

 


Temple University Military and Veteran Services Center presents

" A SENSE OF PURPOSE" Film Premiere

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Temple University Main Campus Howard Gittis Student Center
The Reel Cinema | Lower Level

1755 N. 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122

"A Sense of Purpose: Fighting For Our Lives" is a feature film that focuses on two characters - Army veteran Sergeant, Diane Torres and Captain Jake Nixon. Diane is a medic, who returns home from Afghanistan. She struggles to learn how to cope with post-traumatic stress disorder and assimilate back into society after she has been sexually assaulted by her commanding officer, Captain Nixon, and is pregnant with his child.

(IMPORTANT NOTE: Trigger Warning)

Jillian Bullock is the writer, director and producer of "A Sense of Purpose: Fighting For Our Lives". (www.asenseofpurposemovie.com)

You are invited to join us on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 for a red carpet film premiere, reception,
and Q & A.

Reception: 5:00p - 6:00p | The Underground
Film: 6:00p - 6:30p | The Reel Cinema | Q & A with Film Producer and Actors: 6:30p - 7:30p

By Invitation Only. Registration Required. For more information call 215.204.8387 (VETS) or CLICK HERE.


Sponsored by Temple Military and Veteran Services Center, University Veterans Task Force and Temple Veterans Association (TVA).


 

 

 

 

 

NOVEMBER MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH EVENTS
Wednesday, November 1- 5:000pm
| A Sense of Purpose: Fighting for Your Lives Film Premiere | The Reel Cinema | Howard Gittis Student Center | 1755 N. 13th Street | Philadelphia | PA | 19122| Registration required .Register. Sponsored by the Military and Veteran Services Center. (event open to the veterans)
Thursday, November 2 - Temple Owls Football vs Navy at the Lincoln Financial Field | 1 Licoln Financial Field Way | Philadelphia | PA | 19148 | Get ticket information
Sunday, November 5- 12:30p - 4:30p | Philadelphia Veterans Day Parade & Festival | Market Street between 3rd & 5th | Learn more

Friday, November 10-11:00am | Veterans Day Program | Rock Hall Auditorium | 1715 N. Broad Street | Philadelphia | PA | 19122 | Registration is required. Sponsored by the Military and Veteran Services Center. (open to the public)
Saturday, November 11- 9:00am | Fall Open House & Veteran Information Session | Liacouras Center | 1776 N. Broad Street | Philadelphia | PA | 19122 | Sign up.

Friday, November 10- Temple Barnes and Nobles Veterans Day Discount on Temple Swag only. Show your Military ID or DD-214 to receive a 20% discount on Temple merchandise.
Thursday, November 16- 11:00am - 3:00pm | VETS ROCK POP-UP SHOP (Men and Women) | Howard Gittis Student Center | Room 200A | Registration required.
Saturday, November 18- TBA | Temple Owls vs. UCF@ the Lincoln Financial Field | Military Appreciation Football Game | Free Seats for Veterans | Ticket information stop by the Military and Veteran Services Center, 601 Conwell Hall on Main Campus. A hundred tickets have been distributed so far. Only a limited number of tickets are left. Sponsored by Temple Athletics Department.

 



 

 

 

 


Temple Welcome Program for Newly Admitted Servicemembers, Veterans & Family Members Only

Come and find out everything you need to know about the various G.I. Bill® benefits, and gain a complete understanding of the certification process at the university.  Come meet key veteran representatives and hear them talk about career and internship opportunities, money matters, and tools you will need to successfully naviagate your way through the various student services available to you.  And come make new friends, students just like you!

Visit the resource tables where Temple and local VA representatives will be sharing information about services for servicemembers, veterans and their family members. Meet and mingle with veteran advisors, members of the University Veterans Task Force, Temple Veterans Association (TVA), and maybe even a surprise guest or two.

Topics of discussion:
   Everything You Need to Know About Your VA Benefits
   How the Certification Process Works at Temple
   Navigating and Exploring the Career Services Center
   Financing your education beyond your eBenefits coverage, and more ...

Enjoy delicious food, prizes, networking and great information!

REGISTER TODAY!

This event is open to all admitted veteran and active-duty services, as well as their spouses and dependents who attend Main, Ambler, Center City, Health Sciences Center or Harrisburg Campuses.  Graduate and Professional students are encouraged to attend.

All nelwy admitted servicemembers and veteran students who register for this event will be entered in the grand drawing for a computer or laptop!







I AM A WOMAN.
I SERVED IN THE MILITARY.
I AM A VETERAN.

Join us for a day honoring women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. The Forum theme "Breaking The Silence- Can We Talk? -is a one day event designed to empower, inspire, engage and honor women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. This forum will provide women who have served an opportunity to have real conversations about the challenges and issues they have experiences while serving and upon returning to civilian life. This event is FREE and registration is required. Seats are limited.

To learn and register for this FREE event, click here


VETERANS INFORMATION SESSIONS


Are you interested in applying to Temple University? Join us for one of our monthly online or on-campus veterans information session. You will learn everything you need to know about applying for admissions, academic programs, financial aid, how to maximize your VA benefits, and more.

For more information call 215.204.6130.

Virtual Veteran Information Sessions
If you can't make a session on campus, you can join us online.
Email tuvets@temple.edu to schedule your one-on-one session.