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Veteran Support

Embracing Military Culture in Higher Education

Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr. | Posted 12.29.2013 | College
Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr.

Many colleges and universities call themselves "veteran-friendly." Although being friendly is a noble virtue, it often falls short of the measures that can actually lead to a vet's success after graduation.

Changing Course

Jeff Hensley | Posted 06.14.2013 | Impact
Jeff Hensley

When we, as a town, as a state, as a nation, embrace our returning warriors and offer them the support of programs like "Hooves for Heroes," their lives change in profound ways. I know because it happened to me.

What Happens When Boulder, Colo. Loves Veterans?

Stacy Bare | Posted 05.31.2013 | Good News
Stacy Bare

All veterans -- all Americans -- need to be able to feel a part of a community, and if Boulder, Colorado can do it, so can your hometown.

Attempted Suicide Is a Mental Health Issue

Major General Mark A. Graham | Posted 02.18.2013 | Impact
Major General Mark A. Graham

Our society continues to struggle to understand the factors that lead service members and veterans to choose to end their lives, as we search for successful programs and effective interventions.

Ne-Yo, Third Eye Blind, and Ret. Gen. Wesley Clark Support the Troops at Alliance for Veteran Support Benefit

Evan Mulvihill | Posted 11.27.2012 | Celebrity
Evan Mulvihill

R&B superstar Ne-Yo and Third Eye Blind rocked a charity concert by performing at the Intrepid Air, Sea, and Space Museum in New York City last Thursday.

Conn. Woman Brings Military Families Together On Storytelling Website

Enfield Patch | Posted 01.12.2012 | Impact

Running a household with three pre-teen children would ordinarily not allow someone much free time to devote to helping others, but Lori Gates is an e...

Most Americans Want to Support Troops, They Just Don't Know How

Torrey Shannon | Posted 11.27.2011 | Impact
Torrey Shannon

Less than 1% of our American population is serving in the military. The other 99% of Americans must -- and need -- to do their part. A yellow ribbon bumper sticker just won't cut it anymore.

Salute To Service: Veteran Duane DeVorak Shares His Open Letter To America

The Huffington Post | Duane DeVorak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In honor of Veterans Day, Huffington Post Impact and Causecast present Veterans Day Salute To Service, a week-long series honoring the remarkable men ...

Salute To Service: Veteran Aaron J. Marquez Shares His Open Letter To America

The Huffington Post | Aaron J. Marquez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In honor of Veterans Day, Huffington Post Impact and Causecast present Salute To Service, a week-long series honoring the remarkable men and women of ...

Salute To Service: Veteran Maggie Martin Shares Her Open Letter To America

The Huffington Post | Maggie Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In honor of Veterans Day, Huffington Post Impact and Causecast present Salute To Service, a week-long series honoring the remarkable men and women of ...

Salute To Service: Veteran Justin Widhalm Shares His Open Letter To America

The Huffington Post | Justin Widhalm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In honor of Veterans Day, Huffington Post Impact and Causecast present Veterans Day Salute To Service, a week-long series honoring the remarkable men ...