Explore the Full Life Experiences of Veterans

Veterans’ Voices

Explore the Full Life Experiences of Veterans

Drawing on the power of the humanities, Veterans’ Voices changes the narrative of Veterans and honors their contributions to our cultures and communities. It empowers Veterans to speak in their own voices through plays, discussions, literature, and the Veterans’ Voices Award.

The Impact of War, Writing Workshops Facilitated by Warrior Writers

The Impact of War, Writing Workshops Facilitated by Warrior Writers

Join Warrior Writers for a series of workshops to address the myriad experiences of war for Veterans and non-Veterans through writing. In these workshops you’ll be putting pen to paper to record feelings, memories, traumas, personal histories or whatever comes to mind in the moment.

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St. Paul Capitol Mall Memorials

St. Paul Capitol Mall Memorials

How Americans remember war and military service is shaped by two narratives: duty and honor that memorialize war and personal experiences of Veterans and how war is remembered. Reflections on War and Service fills in the missing stories of Veterans.

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Hikes & Humanities

Hikes & Humanities

Experience the healing effects of nature and camaraderie while exploring meaningful literature and mental health. This day-long event will include reflection time, conversations about selected readings, and moderately challenging hiking.

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Veterans' Voices Award

Veterans' Voices Award

The Veterans’ Voices Award honors the outstanding work of Minnesota’s Veterans by featuring their personal stories. Through poetry, prose, essays, memoirs, and more, Veterans find their voice, process their experiences, and connect with others.

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