Veterans at MIT Sloan The history of MIT has been intertwined with the military for decades. MIT students and professors have been at the forefront of new technology, from the development of computers, radar, and inertial guidance systems during World War II to the creation of air defense systems and the Internet. The MIT Sloan Veterans Association welcomes military veterans from all services and from many different countries. Building on the strong foundation of leadership that veterans develop in the military, the MIT Sloan VA strives to help veterans reach new heights in their careers.Events VETERAN'S AMBASSADOR PROGRAMJoin us for a day on-campus to get a feel for the MIT Sloan culture and connect with current Veteran students.Date for fall 2016: November 7thRegistration coming soon.ASK ME ANYTHING SERIESThis event celebrates the diversity of the MIT Sloan community and fosters a culture of inclusiveness. The Ask Me Anything series, supported by the Student Life Office, allows students to openly ask a panel of students any questions they have. The MIT Sloan Veterans Association hosted a panel about the U.S. military last year.IAP COURSEStudents in The MIT Sloan Veterans Association created a three-day course about the U.S. military and leadership. This course is taught in January during MIT's Independent Activities Period (IAP).