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Veteran Education

On Becoming a Veteran

Dr. John Ebersole | Posted 11.07.2014 | Impact
Dr. John Ebersole

The road to veteran status is long, narrow, bumpy and filled with unexpected twists and turns. It starts for most with an enlistment of three to four years in one of the armed services.

Enabling The Educational Success Of Student Veterans

Ray Toenniessen | Posted 04.21.2014 | College
Ray Toenniessen

In 2012, more than $8 billion in government support for eligible veterans was paid out to colleges and universities around the country. You might assume by this staggering number that veterans education is a huge success. But a tuition bill doesn't equal a degree.

State and Schools in Washington State Should Deliver on Supporting Veterans

John Tymczyszyn | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
John Tymczyszyn

Academia attracts few veterans. School officials across the state seem at a loss on how to implement the somewhat vague plan, disinterested in implementation or totally unaware that a plan even exists.

What Do Veterans and College Grads Have in Common?

Sudy Bharadwaj | Posted 09.25.2013 | Business
Sudy Bharadwaj

We all have different foundations: A college grad may have invested their time into their education, while a recent veteran may have cultivated their professional background through a cause. It's all about how you use your foundation in your job search and beyond.

From Combat To Columbia University: Returning Troops Head To Ivy Leagues Despite Cuts To GI Bill

Posted 12.21.2011 | Impact

Though recent cuts to the GI Bill have limited their academic options, returning troops are finding ways to offset the exorbitant costs of an Ivy Leag...

90-Year-Old WWII Vet Earns High School Diploma

Posted 12.09.2011 | Impact

The motto for Desert Rose Adult High School and Career Center in North Las Vegas insists "it's never too late to graduate." At 90, Michael Zone certai...