Chancellor Carey, Lt. Gov. Taylor to Promote Veterans’ Services at University of Akron

Type: 
Date: 
Monday, April 7, 2014 - 1:30pm
Location: 

Veterans’ Lounge, 3rd floor of InfoCision Stadium, University of Akron
375 E. Exchange St.
Akron, OH 44304

(parking info below in the attached PDF)

What: A press conference to discuss the need for streamlined services for veterans at all University System of Ohio institutions, to highlight the strong veterans’ services program at the University of Akron, and to announce a new scholarship for veterans.

Who: 
Chancellor John Carey, Ohio Board of Regents
Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor, State of Ohio
President Luis Proenza, the University of Akron
Student veterans

When: Monday, April 7, at 1:30 p.m.

Where: Veterans’ Lounge, 3rd floor of InfoCision Stadium, University of Akron
375 E. Exchange St., Akron, OH 44304

Details: Board of Regents Chancellor John Carey will join Ohio Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor, University of Akron President Luis Proenza, University of Akron Associate Director/Military Services Mary Rossett, and current and former student veterans to discuss accomplishments of the university’s veterans’ services program and tout the need for a similar program at all of Ohio’s public colleges and universities. Speakers will touch on the veterans’ services portion of the Mid-Biennium Budget Review that is currently in the Ohio legislature, and an announcement about a new scholarship for veterans will be made.