February 6, 2018

Department of Labor awards program honors employers who hire and retain Veterans

The Department of Labor (DoL) is currently accepting applications for the beta phase of the HIRE Vets Medallion Program to recognize employers who hire and retain Veterans […]
January 31, 2018

Three things Veterans should include on their resume and in an interview

Gainful employment is an important part of anyone’s life. Transitioning from a military career to a civilian career can be daunting and challenging for many. Veterans […]
January 22, 2018

ASUO seeks to fill new position for veteran support

ASUO is accepting applications for a new executive position called the Veteran Student Advocate. ASUO Chief of Staff Will Iverson hopes this will create a new […]
January 17, 2018

BMW Announces Technical Education Program for US Military Vets

At the opening of its stand at the 2018 NAIAS, BMW announced the launch of a new program aiming at training military men and women to […]
January 8, 2018

More than 100 jobs available at Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center & Clinics

There are more than 100 jobs available at the Southern Oregon VA Rehabilitation Center and Clinics in White City and you don’t have to be a […]
January 5, 2018

Record-low joblessness for African-Americans and recent vets

The unemployment rate for African-Americans and recent veterans dropped to record lows in December, underscoring the health of the U.S. economy heading into the new year
December 25, 2017

LBCC receives grant for veterans resources

Linn-Benton Community College is among recipients of a grant from the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs to expand campus veteran resource centers.
November 11, 2017

Return on investment is not the full story

As a result we do have several veteran-owned businesses in our region, but the general unemployment rate for veterans in Oregon is over 7 percent, …
November 9, 2017

Honoring employers who recruit, employ and retain our nation’s heroes

Today, the U.S. Department of Labor announced the Final Rule for the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing (HIRE) American Military Veterans Act, signed by President […]