Upcoming Events 

Women Veterans: Employment & Entrepreneurship Conference


Cost: Free

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The Women Veterans Employment and Entrepreneurship Conference has been postponed. 

  

The student participation rate did not reach expected levels, therefore it was decided to postpone the conference until a later date.

 

We look forward to the time when we can share valuable information to help our women veterans achieve their life goals.  

JMVC Corporate Mentorship Social

Tuesday, September 09, 2014
6:00 p.m.

Location: Seven Bridges (Southside)


Cost: FREE Appetizers

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Are you seeking a mentorship or internship opportunity?

 

The UNF Military & Veterans Resource Center in coordination with the Jacksonville Military Veterans Coalition (JMVC) is providing a chance for student veterans to meet with local businesses about both mentorships and internships!

 

This event will be a fun way for students, potential mentors, and local companies offering internships to learn more about the JMVC mentorship/internship program in a relaxed atmosphere.

 

So please join us and a coalition of businesses dedicated to helping veterans on Tuesday, September 9th at 6:00 PM at Seven Bridges (Southside location)! RSVP now by calling (904) 620-5131 or mvrc@unf.edu.

Veteran Skills To Achieve Results (S.T.A.R.)

Friday, September 12, 2014

Location: UNF Herbert University Center


Cost: Workshop is Free, To register, click on the blue button and complete the registration form.

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 To All Military Veterans! Veteran Skills To Achieve Results (STAR) is coming in September!

 

You will learn:   

 

         - How to convert your military experience into civilian experience that employers can understand  

         - The do's and don'ts of interviewing.

         - How to network for employment

         - How to write an effective resume 

 

Registration will begin in August 2014

 

Contact The Military & Veterans Resource Center at (904) 620-5131 or  mvrc@unf.edu for more information.


 

 

How To Build Financial Security Workshop

Thursday, September 18, 2014
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Location: MVRC Lounge (Bldg. 57, Room 2700)


Cost: Free

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 Join us for the first workshop of a financial betterment series presented by Northwestern Mutual. Local representatives will share expert advice and insight on how to build financial security for you and your family. 

5 Keys to Building a Disciplined Investment Strategy

Thursday, September 25, 2014
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Location: MVRC Lounge (Bldg. 57, Room 2700)


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Join us for the second workshop of a financial betterment series presented by Northwestern Mutual. Local representatives will explain the five keys to building a disciplined investment strategy that will see results!

The Interfaith Center is pleased to announce as part of their Distinguished Voices Lecture Series "Enemy of the Reich - Documentary and Community Conversation"

Sunday, September 28, 2014
Reception at 1:30, Program 2:00 to 4:00

Location: Andrew A Robinson Theater, UNF Campus


     The UNF Interfaith Center and Better Together @ UNF leaders Troy Capers, Kalilah Jamall, and Tyler Toomey invite you to a screening of the film "Enemy of the Reich" narrated by Acadmy Award winning actress Helen Mirren. Enemy of the Reich tells the story of Noor Inayat Khan: a young Muslim woman who sacrificed her life to fight against Nazi domination. Khan, who grew up in a home that fostered faith and hope, leads with her heart to overcome her quiet nature. She joined Winston Churchill's covert operation to give the Allies a new chance at victory. 

    Join us for a discussion following the film about the intersection of values, faith, and action facilitated by UNF President John Delaney and featuring the film's producer Alex Kronemer, Rabbi Jonathan Lubliner (Jacksonville Jewish Center), Cheryl Tupper (OneJax Institute and Arthur Vining Davis Foundation) and UNF students from the UNF Interfaith Center.

Co-Sponsors: UNF Interfaith Center, UNF Office of the President, OneJax Institute, Northeast Florida Women Veterans Association, Inc., Jacksonville Public Library and Islamic Center of Northeast Florida.  

7 Financial Habits of Happy, Healthy People

Thursday, October 02, 2014
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Location: MVRC Lounge (Bldg. 57, Room 2700)


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 Join us for the third workshop of a financial betterment series presented by Northwestern Mutual. Developing good financial habits is one of the best ways to reduce stress and work towards financial goals. Local representatives will share their insight about seven habits you should have.

 

Entrepreneurship Training for Veterans (ETV)

Friday, October 03, 2014
Sign-in 9:30 a.m., Program is 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location: UNF University Center, 12000 Alumni Drive


Cost: Free

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Have you always dreamed of owning your own small business? Don’t know where to start?

  

Join us at the University of North Florida Herbert University Center on October 3rd to take part of the Entrepreneurship Training for Veterans. You will have an opportunity to talk with entrepreneurs and investors about how they started from the ground up. Past training sessions have included: Developing an Idea for a Business, Entrepreneurial Networking and Government Contracting, Financing, and Business Plans.  

 

You have been thinking about it, now it is time to take action— Registration will be available soon! Free lunch and parking are included.

 

 

 

City of Jacksonville's Week of Valor 2014

Monday, November 10, 2014 - 2014-11-14
TBA


List of events coming soon!

Fall 2014 Graduates!

Wednesday, December 03, 2014
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Talon Room (Bldg. 16, Osprey Commons, 3rd Floor)


Cost: Free

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CONGRATULATIONS! In honor of your hard work, the Military & Veterans Resource Center would like to present graduating active duty military, ROTC, veterans and reservists with a special red, white and blue graduate cord! Cords will be presented to you during a recognition ceremony on Wednesday, December 3 at 12:00 p.m. in the Talon Room (Bldg. 16, Osprey Commons, 3rd Floor). Family and friends are welcome to attend and celebrate your achievement with us, and refreshments will be provided. There is no charge for a cord, but you must RSVP to reserve one!

 

To RVSP: Email mvrc@unf.edu with your name, N number and branch of service.