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Veteran Speaker Series

The Veterans Alliance of Texas State and the Veteran Academic Success Center has partnered with American Dream U, VetsWhatsNext, and The Doerr Institute for New Leaders at Rice University to bring you " A Veteran Speaker Series". Listen to Veterans as they talk about their journey of transitioning out of the service, and the life lessons learned along the way to get them to where they are today. Please join us as we spotlight those who have sacrificed so much and continue to thrive beyond their service in the military.

Collaborators: Veterans Advisory Council, Veterans Alliance of Texas State, Office of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Initiative, Office of Disability Services, Attorney for Students, Counseling Center, Office of Undergraduate Admissions, TXST Round Rock Campus, RRC Veterans Alliance, Academic Advising, Office of Financial Aid, SLAC, Tutor Corps, and Career Services.

Sponsors: Veterans Alliance of Texas State, Veterans Academic Success Center, SLAC, Institutional Inclusive Excellence-Student Initiatives, American Dream U, VetsWhatsNext, and The Doerr Institute for New Leaders at Rice University.

Upcoming Speakers

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Amercan Dream U

Veterans Speakers Sponsored By American Dream U

Tuesday, November 03, 2020

10:00 AM- 3:00 PM

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Multiple Veteran Speakers sponsored by American Dream U, will discuss their transition from the military and share their success story.

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Major (R) Eric King

Founder of VetsWhatsNext

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Listen to Major (R) Eric King share his journey that inspired him to create VetsWhatsNext in order to assist services members, veterans and dependents with their transition to life after the military.

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Brigadier General Tom Kolditz, PhD

Director: The Doerr Institute for New Leaders | Rice University

Thursday, November 05, 2020

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us for with Dr. Kolditz as he presents, "Transition to Success: A Veteran Leadership Case study", a story of a unique strategy to transition out of the military and into significant roles in the the private sector.