August 9: Every Day is Veterans Day

home_bannerAs a community service to military veterans living in Southern California, California State University, Dominguez Hills is bringing together resources and information to benefit and assist active and retired servicemen and women during Every Day is Veterans Day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 9.

The day’s program will begin with a Color Guard posting of colors, followed by guest speaker Congresswoman Janice Hahn. There will also be presentations on transitioning from military service, understanding Veterans Affairs (V.A.) benefits, employment, and a CSU Dominguez Hills Veterans Alliance student panel discussing being a veteran student. A retiring of the colors will end the program. Lunch will be served at noon.

Throughout the day, resource tables will be set up staffed by representatives from a variety of veteran-related organizations who can share information about their services and answer questions.

Every Day is Veterans Day will take place on the ballroom level of the Loker Student Union.

In addition, a new student orientation for incoming CSU Dominguez Hills veteran students will take place from 1 to 4 p.m.

Registration is requested. To RSVP, or for more information about the day, including a full list of participating organizations, visit the Every Day is Veterans Day web page.