Earlier this month, J. Michael Haynie, Ph.D., vice chancellor for strategic initiatives and innovation and executive director of the D’Aniello Institute for Veterans and Military Families, was appointed by United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs Denis McDonough to serve on…
Sashes Recognizing Graduating Student Veterans Now Available
Student veterans graduating next month can now purchase sashes recognizing their military service by visiting this website. The sashes cost $20 for 2020 and 2021 graduates and $40 for pre-2020 graduates. The price is plus shipping or sashes may be picked up at the Office of Veteran Success (Nation Veteran’s Resource Center, Suite 012) starting in May.
Ron Novack, executive director of the Office of Veteran and Military Affairs, says the sashes are a recognition of the service, leadership and global perspective veterans bring to campus and classrooms. “Syracuse University is the best place for veterans in part because we celebrate and value veterans who have successfully transitioned from the military service to higher education,” says Novack. “This sash design helps student veterans be visible during commencement and recognized for their selfless service to our nation and academic accomplishment.”