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Veterans Celebrating Education Week

November 7-11, 2011, South Omaha Campus

Approximately 500 attended this week long series of events.  MCC students, faculty, staff, and community members engaged with military servicemembers and military-related issues, including:

  • The role of the military in disaster relief
  • Military jobs/training and their connection to community college classes
  • The use of military vehicles and equipment
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injuries
  • Services and supports available to servicemembers  

Military Kitchen Unit and FMTV Cargo Truck


. Staff of the Military Kitchen Unit Serve an MCC faculty member


. A decontamination suit and stretcher used by the Nebraska Army National Guard Civilian Support Team

Bobby Loud (left), former director of MVSS, with

Arlene Jordan (Center), dean of the South Omaha Campus, and Katie Schmitz (right),

2LT in the Nebraska Army National Guard

An MCC student awaits a hot dog lunch provided by MVSS and served by the Nebraska Army National Guard Military Kitchen Unit

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