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Military Family Research Institute releases new findings on supporting families post-9/11

Military Family Research Institute releases new findings on supporting families post-9/11

The Military Family Research Institute (MFRI) at Purdue University recently released “A Battle Plan for Supporting Military Families,” a new research book that highlights lessons in supporting service members, veterans, and their families during and after operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom.

MFRI director appointed to serve on National Academies committee

MFRI director appointed to serve on National Academies committee

Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth, professor of Human Development and Family Studies and director of the Military Family Research Institute (MFRI) at Purdue University, has been appointed to serve on a National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine committee that focuses on military families’ well-being.

MFRI summer internship opportunity

MFRI summer internship opportunity

The Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University is seeking an undergraduate communication intern to join their external relations team during the summer of 2018. The purpose of this two- or three-credit hour internship is to assist students in gaining career-building experiences while becoming more informed about military and veteran families.

Stand Down supports veterans Stand Down provides thanks, support for veterans Community Outreach -
On Nov. 5, the Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University, Tippecanoe County and about 75 organizations are collaborating to reduce that number at the annual Stand Down for Homeless Veterans, which will be held on Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds.

Stand Down supports veterans Stand Down provides thanks, support for veterans -
On Nov. 5, the Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University, Tippecanoe County and about 75 organizations are collaborating to reduce that number at the annual Stand Down for Homeless Veterans, which will be held on Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds.

 
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