News and Events

Vietnam War Commemorative Ceremony: Welcome Home

Vietnam War Commemorative Ceremony: Welcome Home 



Battle Scars movie screening

Movie Discussion Forum moderated by Chicago Heights Veterans Center Psychologist Dr. Richard Doss
October 27, 2017 | 6 p.m.

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Upcoming Events

War of Conscience

A War of Consicence: The Internal Fight of Moral Injury

Wednesday, February 21, 2017, 12:15 - 2:15 p.m.
Barnes & Noble College Auditorium

Join us for a panel discussion about the challenges and critical issues facing many returning U.S. military service members and veterans.
This event is free and open to the public, including service members, veterans, counselors and the clergy.

Oluwatoyin Hines - Road Home Program: The Center for Veterans & Families at Rush
Carlton Evans - Volunteers of America Director of Outreach and Agency Chaplain
Walidah Bennet - Multi-Faith Veteran Initiative at DePaul


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