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Our team works together with other Iowa State offices and community organizations to put together a number of annual events for our community.

Click on a link below to see more about the event. To register, visit the event registration page.

Annual Statewide Veterans Conference
The Annual Iowa Statewide conference features workshops and speakers around the Veterans experience and issues affecting Veterans today.

Veterans Compass: Navigating your ISU Adventure
A special informational briefing focused specifically on the Veteran and military-affiliated student experience. Attendance is not required, but is highly encouraged if you are a Veteran, military personnel, or military family member enrolling for the first time.
Community Supper Honoring Veterans and Their Families
An annual free dinner provided by the community for Veterans, family, and community members, in a humble show of support and gratitude to Veterans and their service.
Gold Star Hall Ceremony
An annual event honoring ISU students who have lost their lives during military service. Each year students are inducted with their biographies shared and their names engraved in the Gold Star Hall. This event is open to the public and held every year on the Monday during the week of Veterans Day.
Faculty, Staff, and Student Veteran Meet and Greet
This social event is an opportunity for faculty and staff to engage with student Veterans. With free food and drinks, why would anyone want to pass that up?
Veterans in Higher Education Summit
Educators and higher ed professionals come together to discuss challenges for Veteran students at their institutions and how we can best help them succeed.