The SUNY Cobleskill Student Veteran Association is a student-run organization that is an official chapter of the Student Veterans of America (SVA). Composed of Veterans, Active Duty and Reserve Service Members, National Guard, Dependents, and Advocates; we are on duty and standing watch for all of our brothers and sisters who serve are have served our great country.
Meetings are Tuesdays at 12:30 in the SVRC
Come meet some like minded folks, help us steer the ship, and have some fun!
To provide military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education and following graduation.
What We Do
SUPPORT OUR STUDENTS
Provide an organization in which student veterans can feel welcomed and receive the help that is needed to assist with transitioning and becoming a more successful student. We have each others backs.
CAMMARDERIE AND FUN
As a social student club, create oppurunities for support through fellowship. Just like when we were/are on the job, we all realize the benefits of letting off some steam.
CONNECTING THE DOTS
Raise awareness and provide information about programs which are available to help our veterans.
TELL OUR STORY
Raise public awareness of veterans experiences and veterans' programs. Making sure that veteran's services keep improving and dont lose sight of their charge.
DEVELOP SUSTAINABLE SUPPORT
Through and ongoing eduring culture of service, create and sustain efforts to assist veterans and veterans programs. Community service, fundraising, and helping the downtrodden is how we roll.
Who We Are
President: Barry McKay (Army)RESIDENT: BARRY MC KAY (ARMY)
Vice President: Drew McArdle (Army)
Treasurer: Henry Wagner (Marines)
Secretary: Gabe Gerhardt (Army)
Advisors: Matt LaLonde (Navy), Christina Platt (Army), Donna Pesta, Zechariah Kehoe