With new Northeastern post, VFW hopes to recruit new generation of vets

March 01, 2017

Post chaplain Matthew St. Marc (left) led a closing prayer with Kyle Beliveau, Alexander Cho, and Tom Schmidt during a meeting at the Robert R. Pirelli Post 12158 at Northeastern University.

With Nation’s Second On-Campus VFW Post At Northeastern, Vets Look Beyond Smoky Bars

January 04, 2017

The Veterans of Foreign Wars now counts two posts on college campuses. The nonprofit veterans' service organization was founded in 1899. And in recent years..

How Northeastern Is Drawing Veterans With Specialized Services, Support

January 03, 2017

Talk to veterans in Boston and you start hearing that one university stands out for its commitment to them.

That university is Northeastern. The school is seen as a model for addressing veterans' needs..

VFW Recruits On College Campus To Bring Young Vets Into The Fold

December 29, 2016

The VFW wants more younger vets — those who served in Afghanistan and Iraq. Students at Northeastern University who are looking to be part of the VFW have come up with an idea: a VFW post on campus...

Northeastern opens on-campus VFW post, second in nation

October 27, 2016

Northeastern University showed its commitment to its student veteran population this week by opening a Veterans of Foreign Wars post on campus—only the second in the nation started by student veterans.

Northeastern Celebrates Opening of Just the Second On-Campus VFW Post in the Nation

October 25, 2016

Northeastern University showed its commitment to its student veteran population this week by opening a Veterans of Foreign Wars post on campus—only the second in the nation started by student veterans.

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