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Salute Our Troops Week

 

Academic Center, Room 129
410.837.5909
veteranscenter@ubalt.edu

Hours:

  • Monday and Tuesday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Wednesday-Friday: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday: closed

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Recognize. Remember. Reflect.

Thank you to those who joined us for Salute Our Troops Week, a series of special recognition events honoring military and veteran students that is held annually during the week of Veterans Day. We look forward to celebrating with you again in 2015.

  • 2014 Salute Our Troops Week Schedule

    “O! Say, Can You Design a Poster?” Exhibition
    Through Friday, Nov. 14
    UB Student Center, fifth floor
    View posters inspired by the 200th anniversary of the writing of the “Star-Spangled Banner” by professional designers and fellow students.
    presented by the University of Baltimore in partnership with Star-Spangled 200, AIGA Baltimore and AIGA Blue Ridge

    Sign the “Thank Our Vets” Poster
    Monday, Nov. 10, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    UB Student Center, lobby
    Express your gratitude and support for our military and veteran students, faculty, staff and alumni.

    Veterans’ Voices
    Monday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m.
    UB Student Center, fifth floor, Wright Theatre
    Listen to readings by veterans about their experiences. A facilitated discussion will follow.
    co-sponsored by The Bob Parsons Veterans Center, Spotlight UB and the Maryland Humanities Council

    Veterans Day Flag Raising Ceremony
    Tuesday, Nov. 11, noon-12:30 p.m.
    Gordon Plaza
    Join UB President Kurt L. Schmoke as we celebrate Veterans Day by raising an American flag, listening to musical
    performances celebrating national pride and paying tribute to the contributions of our veteran and military students, faculty and staff members.
    the Color Guard is sponsored by Johns Hopkins University Reserve Officers’ Training Corps program in recognition of UB cadets

    Boots to Books: Student Transitions Panel
    Wednesday, Nov. 12, 12:30-2 p.m.
    UB Student Center, fifth floor, Bogomolny Room
    Join a discussion about the transitions veterans and military members navigate as they become students, as well as the strengths, resources and tools student veterans bring to the UB student experience. Fred Guy, director of the Hoffberger Center for Professional Ethics, will facilitate the discussion.
    co-sponsored by The Bob Parsons Veterans Center and the Hoffberger Center for Professional Ethics

    Veterans Center Open House and Brunch
    Thursday, Nov. 13
    open house: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
    brunch: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
    The Bob Parsons Veterans Center
    Share a meal and connect with the Military Veterans of the University of Baltimore at an open house and brunch. Tours of The Bob Parsons Veterans Center will be provided and information will be available on The Bob Parsons
    Veterans Psychology Clinic and The Bob Parsons Veterans Advocacy Clinic.
    co-sponsored by The Bob Parsons Veterans Center and the Military Veterans of the University of Baltimore

    Donation Drive for Veterans in Need
    Friday, Nov. 14, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
    The Bob Parsons Veterans Center
    Beginning Oct. 30, you can contribute toiletries and gently used clothing at collection points throughout campus. On Nov. 14, assist with the boxing of donated items for distribution to local nonprofit organizations serving veterans in need.
    co-sponsored by The Bob Parsons Veterans Center and the Military Veterans of the University of Baltimore