407-823-3094 LiveUnited@ucf.edu

September 2016 | By Megan Pabian

Join the UCF United Way campaign on October 19th, 10 a.m. – Noon, in the Pegasus Ballroom, as we explore one of the needs of our community: assisting veterans.

Veterans face unique challenges, including acclimating back to civilian life, finding employment, and getting the healthcare they need. Learn more about what is being done at UCF and in our local community to address these needs and what gaps still exist.

This event will feature an expert panel and Q & A from the audience. 

The Experts

Moderator: Priscilla Kalagian, Mission United director at the Heart of Florida United Way

Panelists:

  • Angeline Bushy, Professor, Bert Fish Eminent Scholar Endowed Chair in Nursing
  • Lisa Martel, Women Veteran Program Manager at Orlando VA Medical Center
  • Paul Viau, Director of Veterans Academic Resource Center

Event Details

When: Oct. 19, 2016, 10 a.m. – noon

Where: Student Union, Pegasus Ballroom

Contact: liveunited@ucf.edu or 407-823-3094

The Veterans Commemorative Site, built on the south end of Memory Mall near the Student Union, recognizes the dedicated service and many sacrifices of all veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. Its christening attracted more than 500 guests, many of them highly decorated veterans from World War II to Vietnam and active duty members from the five branches.

The Veterans Commemorative Site, built on the south end of Memory Mall near the Student Union, recognizes the dedicated service and many sacrifices of all veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. Its christening attracted more than 500 guests, many of them highly decorated veterans from World War II to Vietnam and active duty members from the five branches.