Military Culture: Understanding culture will allow you to connect with military members and veterans

12 pm - 1 pm
Student Services Building, Room 6, 556 E. Circle Drive, East Lansing

Veterans Week lunch eventsIn support of the military connected members of the MSU community and beyond, the MSU Student Veteran’s Resource Center, MSU Chapter of the Student Veterans of America, and the MSU Veteran Outreach Committee, have planned the following events for the week of Veteran’s Day, 2018.


Lunch and Learn

November 5-8, Noon - 1 pm

Student Services Building, Room 6
556 E. Circle Drive, East Lansing

  • Monday, November 5
    Student Veteran Research: Student Veterans' value and challenges in the classroom
  • Tuesday, November 6
    The value of Veterans in the Workforce: Veterans bring incredible value to organizations
  • Wednesday, November 7
    Understanding Military Families: Explore military family life and resources on campus for families
  • Thursday, November 8
    Military Culture: Understanding culture will allow you to connect with military members and veterans

These free brown bag Lunch 'N Learn educational opportunities are open to students, faculty, staff and the community. Together we can learn more about our military and Veteran populations to better serve and celebrate them.


Participate in Operation Gratitude (information below)


Join by zoom

Time: Nov 5, 2018 11:30 AM Central Time (US and Canada) 

    Every day, until Nov 08, 2018, 4 occurrence(s) 

    Nov 5, 2018 11:30 AM 

    Nov 6, 2018 11:30 AM 

    Nov 7, 2018 11:30 AM 

    Nov 8, 2018 11:30 AM 

    Please download and import the following iCalendar (.ics) files to your calendar system. 


Join from PC, Mac, iOS or Android:


Or join from a H.323/SIP room system:  




    Meeting ID: 157 390 628 


Check out other Veterans Week events happening this week.


BONUS: Veterans Day Program

This event will have speakers from the above presentations and brunch.

  • Friday, November 9
  • MSU Student Union
  • 11 am -1 pm.
  • RSVP:

Veterans brunch information

Operation Gratitude with MSU Students for Troops:

We are requesting that if you are attending the Program or any of the Lunch and Learn presentations, that you please bring an item to donate or a small donation if you can! All donations will go towards sending care packages to Active Military, Military Families, Veterans and First Responders!

Please donate one of the items listed below or a cash donation if you can: 

  • Socks 
  • Unused Greeting cards/stationary 
  • Batteries (AA or AAA, 4 pack or fewer) 
  • Mini Flashlights 
  • Beanie Babies/Webkinz/Trolls or small plush toys 
  • Gum/Mints/Breath strips 
  • Knit hats/Scarves 
  • Cool Ties 
  • Paracord Survival Bracelets 
  • Video Games 
  • Flash drives 
  • Earbuds 
  • Used Cell phones 
  • Gift cards to Walmart/Target/Walgreens/VISA/MasterCard/American Express 
  • Lip balm/Chapstick 
  • Toothpaste
  • Deodorant(solid, 32oz or less) 
  • Disposable razors(pack of 5 or fewer) 
  • Non-aerosol shaving gel in tubes
  • Individual packets of moist towelettes(30 wipes or fewer) 
  • Hand/Foot warmers(travel size) 
  • Cotton swabs (pack of 50 or fewer)
  • Facial tissue (travel size) 
  • Mini sewing kits 

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These events are hosted by the MSU Student Veterans Resource Center, MSU Student Veterans of America, MSU Peer Advisors for Veterans Education (P.A.V.E.) and MSU Veterans Outreach Team.