MSPP Community Events
Join MSPP's Military Community for a Series of Events to Celebrate Veteran's Day!
On Monday, November 10th and Wednesday, November 12th
12:00-12:30 pm – The Ground Floor Lobby
Meet with MSPP Students Paul Ellis and Jenny D'Olympia on Monday, and Russell Anderson and Evan Bick on Wednesday, as they share their military experiences and the paths that brought them to MSPP.
12:45:-2:00 pm – First Floor
"Veteran s Chow Hall." After the presentation, move upstairs for an informal demonstration of military rations, equipment, uniforms and body armor. All provided by MSPP Student Veterans.
Russell Anderson served in the US Army from 1969 to 1972 and in the Army Reserves from 1985-2010, including two deployments to Iraq. He joined the MSPP Counseling Psychology program in 2014 and plans to participate in the Military and Veterans Psychology Program.
Jenny D'Olympia served as a U.S. Air Force Intelligence Officer for five years, including three deployments in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. After Active duty, she continued for four years in the United States Air Force Reserves. She worked with veterans for seven years as a licensed mental health counselor before entering the Clinical Psychology program at MSPP and the Train Vets to Treat Vets Team.
Evan Bick joined the U.S. Army following his graduation from college in 2006. He served in Baghdad, Iraq from 2008-2009 as an infantry platoon leader and assistant operations officer in the 1st infantry division, and in the MA Army National Guard from 2010-2012. He entered the Clinical PsyD program in 2011, and has been a member of the Train Vets to Treat Vets Program since its inception.
Paul Ellis served in the US Army from 2006- 2010 as an M1A1 Armor crewman. During his time in the service, Paul deployed to Iraq for 14 months in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He joined the MSPP Counseling Psychology program in 2014 and plans to participate in the Military and Veterans Psychology Program.