Title:
ACE Toolkit for Veteran Friendly Institutions

Presenter:
Ms. Meg Mitcham, Director, Veterans Programs, American Council on Education

Session Time 1: Wednesday 8:00 - 9:00 am
Room: Cobalt 505

Session Time 2: Thursday 12:45 - 1:45 pm
Room: Sapphire 400

Abstract:
Since 1945, ACE has provided a critical link between the DoD and higher educations, helping our nation's veterans succeed. This presentation will provide a brief overview of ACE programs and grant opportunities, demonstrate the Toolkit for Veteran Friendly Institutions, and highlight key ideas for innovation that can help schools develop veteran-friendly programs that fit their student body, campus culture and academic environment. Attendees will gain knowledge of replicable models for success and suggestions for implementation.