FROM: Office of Military & Veterans Affairs
RE: #VeteransWeek17 Events & Activities
Sent: 11/3/2017 1:06:32 PM
To: Students, Faculty, Staff

Veteran’s Week 2017

California University of Pennsylvania

ATTN: Cal U Student Veterans, Service members and Dependents

Below are several events that we’ll be hosting during #VeteransWeek17 on the campus of California University of Pennsylvania. We hope to see you!


Monday, November 6, 2017:

o Veteran’s Week Proclamation Signing with President Jones. 9:00AM. President’s Office, Old Main.

o Military & Veterans Center of Excellence Open House. 11:00AM. Join us for an open house and tour of the new Military & Veterans Center of Excellence in Hall E. Refreshments will be provided by the Cal U Veteran’s Club.

o Military & Veterans Social Event. 5:00PM. Join us as we kick off “Veteran’s Week 2017” for an off-campus social event at Lagerheads in Coal Center. For more information, please contact Rob Milhoan – MIL9671@CALU.EDU.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017:

o ‘Pop Up Coffee’ with President Jones. 10:00AM. Join fellow Military, Veteran and Dependent students, alongside Military & Veteran faculty & staff, for coffee and refreshments in room 206-207 in the Natali Student Center. This annual ‘Pop Up’ is a great time to socialize and meet with President Jones during Veteran’s Week. Please RSVP to

Wednesday, November 8, 2017:

o Veterans Week Appreciation Brunch. 9:00AM – 11:00AM. Join us in Hall E for a Military, Veterans and Dependents brunch in honor of our Military & Veterans. RSVPs are encouraged – please contact Event is open to Cal U Military & Veteran students as well as Military & Veteran faculty & staff.  

Thursday, November 9, 2017:

o 44th Annual Veteran’s Day Dinner. 5:30PM. Join us on Thursday, November 9, 2017, as we honor our campus and community Veterans and Service members with our annual Veteran’s Day dinner. The guest speaker this year is Mr. Michael Sears, a retired U.S. Navy Officer and California Area School District Superintendent.  An awards ceremony will also take place during the dinner. RSVP’s are required: Deadline to RSVP is November 6 at 2:00PM. Cal U students, Veteran and Military members are FREE. Guests are $15.00.

Friday, November 10, 2017:

o FREE COFFEE. 8:30AM – 10:00AM. Stop by the Military & Veterans Center of Excellence on Friday for FREE coffee donated by the staff of the Military & Veterans Center of Excellence.

Saturday, November 11, 2017:

o University Open House. 8:00AM. Join us for our Veteran’s Day Open House where you can: explore the new Military & Veteran’s Center of Excellence; Attend a Military & Veterans appreciation luncheon in honor of Veteran’s Day; Meet our faculty & staff with military service and much more. For more information or to register, please visit: