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Veterans Education

One Million Veterans Have Benefitted From The G.I. Bill

AP | Posted 11.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — A milestone for the new GI bill. The Veterans Affairs Department has announced the 1 millionth receipient of benefi...

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.

Democratic Legislators: Making Veterans a Priority Every Day

Michael Sargeant | Posted 07.24.2013 | Politics
Michael Sargeant

Supporting our veterans is not cheap; it involves a real investment in both policy and budget priorities. But our veterans put our country first and stepped up, and on this Memorial Day, state legislators of both parties need to be standing up for veterans with real resources as well.

Saving Higher Education

Dr. L. Randolph Lowry | Posted 12.30.2012 | College
Dr. L. Randolph Lowry

Universities must be proactive to stay on top of the waves of changes facing them and work daily to create not only excellent institutions but those that are cost-competitive and relevant to the needs of students today... and tomorrow.

Why Professors Love Veterans

Barbara Mujica | Posted 12.25.2012 | College
Barbara Mujica

Because veterans have actually experienced the realities of war, operated in foreign environments, and negotiated with people of other cultures, student veterans take classroom discussion from the theoretical to the real.

Making Universities and Colleges More Military Friendly

Ron Avi Astor | Posted 12.12.2012 | College
Ron Avi Astor

This divide between civilian and military culture on universities and colleges needs to close further, and there's a pressing need to move now.

When It Comes to Education, Veterans Sometimes Aim Too Low

Barbara Mujica | Posted 11.22.2012 | College
Barbara Mujica

Veterans who do attend competitive institutions are usually highly successful. These young men and women are motivated, focused, and efficient at time management. They not only excel academically, but enhance the general academic environment.

A Soldier's Letter From Afghanistan

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 02.08.2012 | Impact
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

Hi Dad - Christmas greetings from Afghanistan. Thanks for the socks and Mom's cookies. The guys loved them. In answer to your question, we continue to...

Chris Kirkham

For-Profit Colleges Cashing In On Veterans

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Veterans returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have been enrolling in for-profit colleges at substantially higher rates during...