It is time for Georgetown University to step forward as America’s academic leader in national security and veteran research. Read more
Ramen IR is an international affairs blog featuring analysis on a plethora of topics from military operations to sociopolitical trends. Ramen IR was founded by a Georgetown student and has veterans on staff, including Sebastian Bae, currently an MA candidate in the Security Studies Program. Ramen IR is currently seeking submissions by young professionals and graduate students roughly 1000 words long. Submissions or questions can be directed to email@example.com.
To commemorate the memory of the late Lena Landegger, the Landegger Charitable Foundation has made a generous gift to Georgetown University for the purpose of honoring and rewarding Georgetown undergraduates for distinguished contributions to community service. These are students who have voluntarily committed to serve those in need in the many communities of which Georgetown is a part. Once again this year, twenty students will be selected to receive awards of $2,500 each. The Lena Landegger Community Service Awards provide a remarkable occasion for Georgetown to celebrate and honor its deep commitment to community service. Read more
"The VA can’t deny its policies are not discriminatory when it takes one veteran’s testimony and denies another. Now the VA will have to explain its discriminatory methods in court." -from "The VA Is Now Being Sued For Discriminating Against Victims of Military Sexual Trauma" Read more
"The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan were fought by soldiers, sailors, and Marines, but devised by an army of policymakers and politicians...The national security debate must become a conversation, not a top-down dictation." -from An Enlisted View: No Boots Allowed? Read more
Dog Tag Bakery combines a degree completion program at Georgetown with on the job training for disabled veterans at the bakery itself to directly impact veteran employment and the community. GUSVA came out to support the Dog Tag Bakery during its Grand Opening, and met a distinguished Georgetown alumn and supporter--Gen. Casey! In this photo: Patricia Soler (Army spouse, GU alumna, GUSVA member and designer of our logo); B. Mujica (GUSVA faculty adviser); Margo Ellis (Marine veteran, GU alumna, one of the founding member of the GUSVA); Theresa Hilsdon (Navy veteran, GU alumna, organizer of the women veterans group).
Antonio J Webb, M.D., gave his thoughts on the virus and experiences while there Read more
Check out GUSVA Faculty Advisor Dr. Barbara Mujica's recent article on Women Veterans! Read more
GUSVA leadership witnessed President Obama sign into law the VA Reform Bill Read more