During Veterans Day week, 18 retired military service members convened at Syracuse University for the Veterans Program for Politics and Civic Engagement (VPPCE), created exclusively for veterans and military family members pursuing public office or political careers. A collaboration between…
Student Veteran Maria Delgado Celebrates Her Heritage During Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month
As Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month continues through Oct. 15, Maria Delgado G’19 took some time to reflect on how her heritage and family influenced her to join the U.S. Army.
Delgado, a Syracuse University graduate student from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Army medic and L.P.N., credits her family’s hardworking lifestyle for her success in the Army and now is focused on public health in Falk College with a goal of ultimately working to improve preventative patient care—and becoming a commissioned officer.