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Student Veterans of America

Half Of Veterans On G.I. Bill Graduate, Report Estimates

AP | PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 03.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A little more than half of the veterans who got college money under the GI Bill since 2009 eventually graduated, though many took ...

Head of Group Charged With Protecting Student Vets Joins For-Profit College Lobby

David Halperin | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
David Halperin

The lobbying group of America's for-profit colleges, APSCU, announced today that Michael Dakduk is its new Vice President of Military and Veterans Affairs. Dakduk had just left the job of executive director of the Student Veterans of America (SVA). You heard that right.

We Are The Narrators of Our Own History: A Call for Student Veterans to Take Charge of Their Futures

Kiersten Downs | Posted 11.30.2013 | College
Kiersten Downs

Today's student veterans are at a critical point in American history. We have the opportunity to significantly influence the public discussion about the future of veterans in our country, but we also have to seize this opportunity to create change.

Veterans Enrich Campus Life

Barbara Mujica | Posted 11.23.2013 | College
Barbara Mujica

All over the country. student veterans are taking the lead in transforming their campuses, improving conditions for fellow veterans and enriching campus life for everyone.

Amanda Terkel

Colleges Step In To Save Military Members Hit By Sequestration

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As service members grapple with how they will pay for continuing their education in light of the suspension of the military's tuition as...

Veterans: Make Your Voices Heard on Campus

Barbara Mujica | Posted 04.03.2013 | College
Barbara Mujica

Faced with faculty animosity, veterans often have no idea where to turn. Many feel isolated on campus to begin with. They are older than their peers and their life experience is radically different from theirs.

Student Vets Advocate Eases Difficult Transitions From Overseas

Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 06.13.2011 | Impact

Jeremy Glasstetter was building small airplanes at a private airstrip in Florida when the events of 9/11 forced him out of a job and led him to questi...

GI's Guide to the New GI Bills

Victor LaPorte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Victor LaPorte

Support our troops and veterans. Support the 21st Century GI Bill!