Penn State Lehigh Valley to participate in education fair for veterans

Student veterans interested in exploring their educational options in the Lehigh Valley are invited to attend Education Leads to Employment, a free education fair, presented by A's for Vets (Academics for Veterans) from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7, in the Laub Lounge at Northampton Community College in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Penn State Lehigh Valley will have a booth at the event to display the campus's resources for veterans. Other Lehigh Valley universities, colleges and trade schools will have an exhibit presence as well.

After the doors open at noon for registration, LeeAnne Egan will present the keynote address, "Bridge from Military to School" at 1 p.m. Multiple speakers will then present on various topics the rest of the afternoon. A student veteran panel and a networking session also will be held.

A's for Vets is an alliance formed by The Lehigh Valley Military Affairs Council, consisting of institutions of higher learning in the Lehigh Valley, in order to better support veterans seeking education and support.

For more information or to register for the event, visit the A's for Vets website.

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Dennille Schuler

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610-285-5018

Public Relations Specialist

Last Updated November 04, 2015