Events

Fall 2017

Stuff A Bus: Towson University Food Insecurity Fund & Toys For Tots

DECEMBER 4-14, 7:30 A.M. - 10 A.M. | 12 p.M. - 1 p.M. | 3 p.M. - 6 p.M.                      

The Military and Veterans Center hosts thier 9th annual stuff the bus event with a twist this year. This year they have included the Towson University Food Insecurity Fund accepting non-perishable and hygiene items. Donation boxes are also spread out over campus (look for wrapped boxes). Main drop points are: Admin: Civic Engagement & Social Responsibility, Cook Library Lobby, Counseling Center, University Union Lobby and the Military and Veterans Center, Psych 107. Help spread the holiday cheer and donate today!                                                                               

Rules:

TU Food Insecurity Fund: Non-perishable items and or hygiene products.

Toys for Tots: All items must be unwrapped. Stuffed animals are prohitbited.  

Bus Locations: 

December 4-13, 2017, Osler Drive in front of Enrollment Services

December 14, 2017, University Union near the Pavillion

Toys for Tots Benefits Concert

sunday, december 10, 7 p.M., Harold j. kaplan hall, center for the arts, CA3042

15th Annual concert featuring musicians of the Ken Ebo Jazz Orchestra to play holiday tunes. 

 

Vietnam war-era U.S. military jet

Week of Valor: Reflections of Vietnam

The Military and Veterans Center presents a week of events honoring and commemorating the veterans of the Vietnam War. Experience the Live Museum and learn a little bit about what it was like, watch films that explore thought-provoking Vietnam War themes, find out what it was like for women serving in Vietnam, challenge yourself with a veteran obstacle course.


Live Museum

NOVEMBER 6 - 10, 9 A.M. - 5 P.M., UNIV. UNION, SEVERN LOUNGE

Walk through the jungles of Vietnam, see artifacts used during wartime and listen to stories of past soldiers.

Week of Valor Events

  • Appreciation Banner
  • 22 for 22 Push-up Challenge: Suicide Awareness Campaign
  • Appreciation Banner
  • Local Recruit Connections (Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Air National Guard, and ROTC)
  • Movie Night: “Platoon” (Oliver Stone’s Academy Award winning 1986 film, “Platoon.” 
  • Women Warrior Series: Jane McCarthy, Ph.D, Vietnam Veteran 
  • Veteran Obstacle Course
  • Movie Night: “GI Jane” (Ridley Scott’s 1997 film, “GI Jane.”)
  • Veterans Luncheon (Invite Only)
  • Film Series: The Rape of Europa
  • Senior Day Tailgate (Mission BBQ Fundraiser)