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The 25th annual wreath laying ceremony took place at the SDSU War Memorial.

Veterans Day ceremony honors former Aztecs who have served

by Eugènie Budnik, Staff Writer // November 17, 2021

San Diego State’s 88th annual homecoming coincided with the observance of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, giving special recognition to the 25th homecoming...

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Student Veterans Organization honors fallen alumni during homecoming week

Student Veterans Organization honors fallen alumni during homecoming week

by Lauren J. Mapp, Staff Writer // October 23, 2017

San Diego State’s military community held a homecoming candlelight vigil and war memorial wreath-laying ceremony on Oct. 19 and 20 in honor of alumni...

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SDSU ranked top school for veterans

SDSU ranked top school for veterans

by Rebeca Reyes, Staff Writer // November 30, 2016

San Diego State ranked higher than University of San Diego, University of California Berkeley and the University of Southern California on the Military...

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Student orgs team up to aid disabled veterans

Student orgs team up to aid disabled veterans

by Caitlynne Leary, Staff Writer // April 18, 2016

On Saturday, April 9, San Diego State hosted Ex 4 Vets, an hour long physical fitness fundraiser that raises money to help disabled veterans in San Diego. Over...

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Grad student invents product to help amputees in everyday life

Grad student invents product to help amputees in everyday life

by Scarlet Keolanui, Staff Writer // April 14, 2016

The worst part of U.S. veteran and lower-right leg amputee Frank Jones’ everyday life was showering. His life has now been changed by the invention...

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We need a law to protect veterans in case of government shutdown

by Jimmy Janszen, Staff Columnist // October 6, 2015

Over the past few years, the U.S. government has had some difficulty passing a federal budget. In 2013, the government shut down for 16 days due to Congress’...

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SDSU listed as best for vets in 2015

SDSU listed as best for vets in 2015

by J.D. Hodges, Staff Writer // December 1, 2014

In a recent ranking, Military Times listed San Diego State as No. 38 in the best four-year schools for veterans to attend in 2015. “SDSU’s program...

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War Memorial ceremony honors veterans

War Memorial ceremony honors veterans

by Emily Brennan, J.D. Hodges, Emily Brennan, and J.D. Hodges // November 10, 2014

In honor of Veterans Day, San Diego State held a wreath laying ceremony on Nov. 7 to commemorate fallen Aztecs and add a new name to the SDSU War Memorial. The...

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American soldier stands in the sun

SDSU awarded veterans grant

by Michelle Monroy, Staff Writer // July 7, 2014

San Diego State has been awarded a grant of $132,000 from JPMorgan Chase to help aid and develop programs for veteran education. The grant was received...

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Prescription Medicine

Veterans, meet Molly

by Briana Alford, Staff Columnist // July 4, 2014

After World War I, young people were labeled as the "Lost Generation" because of the large loss of life during the war and the huge amount of veterans...

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GI Bill should be a ticket to State

by Mike Heral // April 30, 2014

Navy veteran Eric Johnson’s denied transfer application to San Diego State for the Fall 2014 term highlights two nationwide university enrollment problems....

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Veterans vigil remembers the fallen

Veterans vigil remembers the fallen

by J.D. Hodges // October 28, 2013

Alumni of SDSU killed in service were honored at the two-hour War Memorial Ceremony on Friday, Oct. 25 on Aztec Green.   The speaker for the event was...

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