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Temple Veterans Association (TVA)


Temple Veterans Association (TVA) was established in September 2010 to assist veterans with continuing education, veteran benefits, career advancement, assist the university in recruiting of veterans, and to provide a support group for Temple veterans. To find out more information about TVA, e-mail dcampbell@temple.edu or veterans@temple.edu.

Join the Temple Veterans Association facebook page. Click here.

Temple University Veterans Association 2015 Activities
September 2015
September 2, 2015- General Assembly Meeting, Temple University Main Campus, Speakman 211, 12:00pm.

September 14, 2015- Union League VetSmart Veteran Career Seminar Day, Union League of Philadelphia, 140 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19102 - 8:00am - 4:30pm. The event includes career and transition workshops for veterans, guest speakers, a continental breakfast and lunch for all in attendance. Click here to register.

October 2015
October 10, 2015- Veterans Tailgate Tent at Temple vs Tulsa Homecoming Football Game at the Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA - Get your tickets at http://www.owlsports.com.

October 19, 2015 - DAV Mobile Service Office Van on Temple Main Campus, Bell Tower from 8:00am - 3:00pm. Stop by and speak with a DVA representative about filing a claim or review your claim status.

October 17, 2015- Parent's Weekend at the Lincoln Financial Field, Veteran Tailgate Tent, Temple vs UCF. Get your tickets at http://www.owlsports.com/.

October 31, 2015- Veterans Tailgate Tent at Temple vs. Notre Dame Football Game at the Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA. Get your tickets at http://www.owlsports.com/.

November 2015
NOVEMBER is Military Appreciation Month at Temple University!
In the month of November, Temple University will honor the men and women who have served in the United States military and their families, especially those who gave their lives in defense of the freedom we all enjoy today.

University-wide events will be taking place throughout the entire month.

November 8, 2015- Philadelphia's First Annual Veterans Parade held downtown Center City will salute members of every branch of military service- the brave men and women in uniform who have served our country in each and every war. The parade will be broadcast live at 12:30pm on 6abc. TVA members will be marching in the parade to represent the veteran students at Temple University.

November 11, 2015- Veterans Day Program, Temple University Main Campus, Rock Hall Auditorium, 1715 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122, 11:00am - 12:00pm. Reception will follow immediately after ceremony in Morgan Hall. Register required. Look
for registration link soon.

November 12, 2015- Temple Veterans Networking Event- Temple Veterans and Temple Career Services will host a veterans only networking event thta will allow veterans to connect with about a dozen employers and experts to discuss job seraching strategies, interviewing skills, mentorship and more! The event will be held in SERC balcony on Main Campus, from 4:00pm - 6:00pm.

November 28, 2015- Free Seat For Vets, Temple Military Appreciation Football Game, Temple vs. UConn. Free tickets are available for veterans. Please contact Denise Fitzpatrick, Temple Athletics/Marketing Manager at 215.204.6710 or e-mail denise.fitzpatrick@temple.edu

December 2015

December 5, 2015- Toys for Tots- Temple Veterans Association and the Army ROTC will assist Folsom Marine Base with organizing and making care packages for military children.