News & Announcements


November 17, 2017

Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs to hold hearing in Columbus Nov. 21

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) announced today (Nov. 17) that he is bringing the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs to Ohio for a special hearing on […]
November 13, 2017

More Transcendental Meditation information sessions coming up

David Kidd, a Vietnam Veteran and Transcendental Meditation (TM) facilitator with 43 years experience will be offering a free four-day TM workshop for veterans at the […]
November 9, 2017

Veteran Arts Initiative presents: OSU Theater Department’s ‘Beyond All Recognition’

On November 17 at 7:30 p.m. there will be a special showing of an original play by veterans, Beyond All Recognition at the Drake Performance and […]
March 27, 2014

Why won’t companies hire veterans?

The veteran unemployment rate is staggering. Research shows the unemployment rate for veterans of the Second Gulf War is 16 percent. For veterans under 25, it’s […]
March 14, 2014

MVRC staff visits Veterans First Foundation

For many veterans and their families, money can be tight. Managing daily living costs can mean buying groceries instead of sturdy shoes or new clothing. Veterans […]
March 14, 2014

Why we do what we do

Veteran Steven Clark* was out of work, homeless and separated from his family when he came to Military Veterans Resource Center for help. “I was in […]
March 11, 2014

The things that can make or break your interview

So you just submitted your resume and cover letter for your dream job, and the hiring manager has already called you back–you’ve got an interview! You […]
March 10, 2014

Interview Skills 101 teaches MVRC staff how to play the ‘interview game’

“Your resume is the ticket to the game. The interview is the game. Play the game.” On February 18, the Military Veterans Resource Center began its […]
March 4, 2014

New beginning for Ohio vet, MVRC services take many forms

“It was New Years Eve,” said Mr. Jones. “New place, new start.” Jones, a Marine Corps veteran who calls Columbus his home, can now claim the […]
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