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Post 911 Veterans Educational Assistance Act

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.

Veterans Deserve More From Higher Education

Catharine Hill | Posted 01.08.2013 | College
Catharine Hill

We simply have not done enough for veterans who want to pursue higher education, especially at our nation's most selective institutions.

GI Bill 2010: A Quick Update

Paul Rieckhoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Rieckhoff

In 2008 we got the new GI Bill passed; in 2009 hundreds of thousands of veterans enrolled in school; and in 2010 we are focused on making the needed upgrades to fill in the gaps and get the benefit right.

VA Late On GI Bill Checks

The Huffington Post | Julian Hattem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bureaucratic delays have left veterans using the Post-9/11 GI Bill with no money to pay college bills. Patrick Campbell, chief legislative counsel fo...

As Michael Vick Awaits Hail Mary, Vets Tackle a New GI Bill

Paul Rieckhoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Rieckhoff

In less than five days, the Post-9/11 GI Bill will finally take effect, ushering in the education dreams of hundreds of thousands of U.S. troops and veterans.

Senate Passes 21st Century GI Bill While Sen. McCain Skips Vote

Victor LaPorte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Victor LaPorte

In an overwhelming show of support for our nation's veterans Thursday evening, 92 U.S. Senators voted in favor of the 21st Century GI Bill; also known...

US Military Needs the New GI Bill

Victor LaPorte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Victor LaPorte

We have heard the opposition's argument against the 21st Century GI Bill time and time again: At a time when the United States Military is fighting ...

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!