Observing Veterans Day 2016 at FDU


FDU marches in NYC's Veterans Day parade 

A contingent of FDU veterans and community members joined others in saluting America’s veterans by walking down Fifth Avenue in America’s Parade, the annual Veterans Day parade in New York City.

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Martha Papson Garcia joins the Veterans Services team at FDU as its new outreach director. “I find there’s no greater honor than to help our veterans transfer their skills from the military to civilian life,” she says.


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Campus ceremonies

FDU commemorated Veterans Day 2016 with ceremonies at both New Jersey campuses.


Press of Atlantic City: Veterans Launching Veterans offers support

The Press of Atlantic City profiles FDU's entrepreneurship program for veterans, saying “A group of mentors and an innovative program are helping keep alive the military saying ‘leave no one behind.’”

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Walmart celebrates FDU's veterans with largest donation in entrepreurship program history

Veterans Launching Ventures, a successful entrepreneurship training and mentorship program within FDU’s Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, recently received $48,000 from Walmart.