When our nation called, they answered. They gave their all in the cause of freedom. Today, thousands of wounded service members face a wide range of challenges ...as they transition to civilian life. It is our mission at Wounded Warrior Project to honor and empower Wounded Warriors. By participating in one of the runs, you are helping to raise funds and awareness for WWP to better serve these brave men and women.
For more information on the #WWP8kRun, visit: http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/wwp-8k-runs.aspx
The 2013/14 Veterans in Our Community Film Festival project is winding down in April with a salute to the Navy and Fleet Week, with events on April 7th & 8th:
Monday, April 7th: SJC South Campus- 12p-2p- Screening of Men of Honor in the Proscenium Theater, Fine Arts Building (S15). Dr. Abbie Grubb will also speak about the Merchant Marines.
Monday, April 7th: SJC Central Campus- 2pm-4pm- Screening of Mr. Roberts, in the Kaleidoscope Room, Interactive Learning Center, C1.102.... Dr. Abbie Grubb will also speak about the Merchant Marines.
Tuesday, April 8th: SJC North Campus- 12pm-2pm- a second screening of Men of Honor in the Monument Room (Student Center, upstairs- N12.200).
Veterans in Our Community Project & the Center for Student Development @ San Jacinto College South present a Women's History Month Celebration: Service, Struggles, & Solutions. When: today, March 25 from 11:30-4:00. Boxed Lunches for first 100 attendees! Lunch at 11:30 followed by keynote speaker from Bridge Over Troubled Waters. 1pm screening of SERVICE: When Women Come Marching Home, followed by second keynote & discussion panel. The conference wraps up from 3-4 with the opportunity to participate in The Clothesline Project. Resources will be made available, as well as free mental health screenings. Come join us!
Where: all events in the Bruce Student Center Banquet Room, S11.250
Camera is not working, but terrific turnout for The Invisible War! Tough film to watch. Thanks to all who joined us. Hope to see you tomorrow for SERVICE: When Women Come Marching Home, part of mini conference celebrating Women' History Month. Lunch tomorrow for first 100, followed by a speaker, film screening, discussion panel, & clothesline project. 11:30-4:00 in s11.250 at San Jac South campus.
Getting ready to present an update on the Veterans in Our Community project at San Jacinto College Community Day. San Jac colleagues, join us for 1 of 4 sessions in C2.117. You can even create an art card for our Memory Wall.
The Chronicle covers our festival: http://www.chron.com/…/San-Jacinto-College-celebrates-Afric…
If you are on San Jac South Campus right now, come join us for part 2 of For Love of Liberty, a film about African Americans' contributions through military service. We are in S12.101 until 2pm. Come anytime. Or,
If you are currently in North Campus, come to the Monument Room in the Student Center between 12-3p, for free pizza, popcorn, & the movie, Red Tails. San Mac celebrated Black History Month by honoring African American veterans.