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Veterans invited to joins writers group at Pitt-Greensburg

| Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, 4:51 p.m.

The University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg wants to help veterans tell their stories.

Veterans Write, a weekly workshop series, will be launched Oct. 2 with all veterans and their families invited to attend. The Oct. 2 meeting, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in Village Hall 118, will allow veterans to meet the university instructors teaching the program. The formal workshop sessions will begin on Oct. 9, with books, notebooks and lessons provided free of charge to all participants.

Veterans Write co-directors Jason Eichner, Gretchen Uhrinek, Lori Jakiela and Jeff Martin will host the Oct. 2 meeting.

Funding for Veterans Write is provided by University of Pittsburgh Office of the Provost as part of the University Research Council's Research in Diversity initiative, as well as the David Berg Center for Ethics and Leadership.


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