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Military Vets

Navy Vet Turned Teacher Simulates Homelessness For A Month To Raise Awareness, Funds

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 08.04.2014 | Impact

Thomas Rebman said spending a month living as if he were homeless was the hardest thing he has ever done -- a profound statement coming from a vetera...

A Veteran Who Led by Example

Barbara Van Dahlen, Ph.D. | Posted 07.31.2014 | Impact
Barbara Van Dahlen, Ph.D.

Steve Robinson was a veterans advocate in Washington, D.C., working tirelessly for years, speaking out for those who had no voice, pushing on the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs to do more and do better.

How Service Members Can Get Student Loan Relief

U.S. News & World Report | Kelsey Sheehy | Posted 11.11.2013 | College

Military service members have reinforcements to protect them in the field. Training, weaponry, surveillance and logistic support all work together to ...

Gerry Smith

Choosing Bytes Over Bombs: Military Veterans Wanted As Hackers In Cyberwar

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 04.01.2013 | Technology

LINCROFT, N.J. -- In 2005, Kevin Jorge dodged mortar attacks on a military base in Afghanistan. Today, Jorge, a National Guardsman with an IT backgrou...

No One Knows How Many Vets Graduate: Why It's A Problem

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.10.2013 | College

The federal government has spent more than $20 billion helping 817,000 veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan go to college. Yet, nine months af...

Tyler Kingkade

Military Vets Get Forced To Pay Thousands Extra For College

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.20.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- After serving in the military, Andrew Sammons returned to home to the house where he lived with his wife in North Carolina and decided to ...

Heroes on the Homefront

Jim Gibbons | Posted 01.09.2013 | Impact
Jim Gibbons

It is vital that we focus on helping veterans find jobs and work with employers to identify qualified candidates so they can continue to fully contribute at home as they did during their military service.

Getting America Outside

Stacy Bare | Posted 10.10.2012 | Impact
Stacy Bare

Working for the last 16 months specifically with veterans and military families, what I learned was that we are not alone in our need for the outdoors and prescriptions of wilderness to deal with the everyday stresses and struggles of life.

From Combat To College, Veterans Lack Support (WATCH)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Even with financial support from the government many vets find themselves lost on campus. In a recent Inside Higher Ed column, UCLA faculty member...