News and Events

Vietnam War Commemorative Ceremony: Welcome Home

Vietnam War Commemorative Ceremony: Welcome Home

Upcoming Events

Moral Injury
Battle Scars 

Friday, October 27, 6 p.m.
Barnes & Noble College Auditorium

Movie Screening followed by discussion forum
BATTLE SCARS examines the war experience as well as the wrenching change many veterans face upon returning home.It will be followed by a discussion forum moderated by Chicago Heights Veterans Center’s Dr. Richard Doss.

Moral Injury
Welcome Home Vietnam War 50th Anneversary Commemoration

Thursday, November 9, 2 p.m.
Barnes & Noble College Auditorium

Offered in partnership with the Villages of Beecher, Crete, Olympia Fields, and Steger. Contact information RSVP – Georges Sanon at or (708) 709-3567


Questions: Contact Georges Sanon at or (708) 709-3567

Annual and Past Events

  • Veterans Day Celebration
  • Veterans Services Fair
  • Veterans Stole Ceremony - In recognition of PSC's graduating veterans.
  • Women's Social Service Forum and Career Fair
  • Make the Transition to College
  • Military Appreciation Day
Veteran's Day Ceremony / Ribbon Cutting for the PSC Student Veterans Center

Veterans News

  • From Boots to Books: Helping Our Veterans
  • Prairie State College Starts Chapter of SALUTE Veterans National Honor Society
  • Prairie State College to Receive Grant from Wounded Warrior Project™
  • About Wounded Warrior Project™: Visit
  • VA Launches Personalized Health Benefits Handbook
  • VA Providing Credit Monitoring to Misidentified Veterans
  • Chicagoland Regional College Program (CRCP)

 Download Public Act 96-0133 Survey (PDF)

Supporting Our Veterans