Opelika’s Southern Union State Community College will host a job fair and networking event Friday to connect the area’s more than 35,000 veterans with employers and other organizations.
Making a more military-friendly campus
May 12, 2015 | Juliana Valencia and Randall Barnes | WPSD Local 6
MURRAY, Ky - Bridging the gap between military and civilian life, Murray State University is gathering donations for its first scholarship specifically for veteran students.
Senate Dems call on VA to help student vets at Corinthian colleges
May 12,2015 | Lydia Wheeler | The Hill
Senate Democrats are calling on the Department of Veteran Affairs to help student veterans navigate the collapse of Corinthian College.
Veterans stranded after using GI Bill at defunct for-profit college
Iraq and Afghanistan veterans Ashton Harris and Devin Wilson were among the 16,000 students attending the for-profit Corinthian College when it abruptly closed on April 27. |
Graduation Success Stories - Gisell Stephenson
Spring 2015 | MESACC staff | Mesa Community College
For Gisell Stephenson, 28, moving to Arizona without family or friends nearby, plus transitioning from the military made for a difficult adjustment. She credits Mesa Community College with providing a support system as she worked toward earning her degree. She graduates in May with an Associate in Arts.