UCLA Veteran Resource Center

February 2020

Garden, Grill & Game

Friday, February 21, 2020 • 2PM - 5PM

West LA Veterans Garden

Join us at the West LA Veterans Garden for a day of community building through beautifying the Vets' Garden and grilling a delicious lunch to share among friends! Stick around after the event to watch UCLA Baseball take on Saint Mary's at 6pm at the Jackie Robinson Stadium (free tickets for veterans)!

Tillman Scholar Information Session

Saturday, February 22, 2020 • 11:30AM - 2:30PM

UCLA Pauley Pavilion

This is a unique opportunity to learn more about the application process for the Pat Tillman Scholarship, ask any final questions prior to submission, and meet current Tillman Scholars. Following the info session, applicants are invited to stay for the remaining programming (until 2:30pm), which will include a lunchtime keynote address as well as mini-presentations by Tillman Scholars. Breakfast and lunch will be provided to those who RSVP with the following link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tillman-scholar-application-information-session-tickets-92205441959

The 2020 application cycle is open February 1-29.

Healthy Living & Stress Management Workshop

Monday, February 24, 2020 • 12PM - 1:30PM

UCLA Veteran Resource Center, 132 Kerckhoff Hall

Learn techniques to improve your health and quality of life through relaxation, mindfulness meditation, stress management, and healthy living goal-setting. Offered to Military Veteran Students and facilitated by Veterans as a joint gesture from the West LA VA and the UCLA Veterans Resource Center.

UCLA SVA Meeting

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 • 12PM - 1PM

UCLA Veteran Resource Center, 132 Kerckhoff Hall

SVA's sole mission is to provide military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education and after graduation. We have bimonthly meetings to discuss affairs relevant to our students, such as benefits, resources, community service opportunities and social events.

March 2020

VetNet Hike in Topanga

Sunday, March 1, 2020 • 8:30AM - 11AM

Musch Trail, 20829 Entrada Road Topanga, CA 90290

Shuck on your gear and join UCLA VetNet for an early spring hike in iconic Topanga Canyon Park. Led by VetNet honorary board
member Alma Zavala '12, we'll start from Trippet Ranch for a six-mile hike on Musch Trail (three miles up and three down; 1,000-
foot gain in elevation). You can also opt for the shorter four-mile hike (two up, two down). This is an easy or tough hike based on
your pace; no one is left behind.
RSVP by Wednesday, Feb. 26 with the link: https://giving.ucla.edu/Standard/NetDonate.aspx?SiteNum=3253
We look forward to seeing you there!

Healthy Living & Stress Management Workshop

Monday, March 9, 2020 • 12PM - 1:30PM

UCLA Veteran Resource Center, 132 Kerckhoff Hall

Learn techniques to improve your health and quality of life through relaxation, mindfulness meditation, stress management, and healthy living goal-setting. Offered to Military Veteran Students and facilitated by Veterans as a joint gesture from the West LA VA and the UCLA Veterans Resource Center. Lunch will be provided.

UCLA SVA Meeting

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 • 12PM - 1PM

UCLA Veteran Resource Center, 132 Kerckhoff Hall

SVA's sole mission is to provide military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education and after graduation. We have bimonthly meetings to discuss affairs relevant to our students, such as benefits, resources, community service opportunities and social events.