Jennifer Dolsen is a former U.S. Army multimedia journalist and public affairs soldier with deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. She's pursuing a B.A. in mass communication, teaches swim lessons, and is an advocate for water safety.
Recent articles from Jennifer Dolsen
Sebastian Junger’s New Book ‘Tribe’ Says Something About Society No One Else Will
"Tribe," Sebastian Junger’s latest book, attributes vets’ loss of purpose when they return home to modern society.
This Movie Gets Right About War What Other Films Get Wrong
The Danish film, “A War,” is a refreshingly realistic take on military life.
1200 People Attended A Funeral For An Unclaimed Army Veteran
The Vietnam War-era veteran received full military honors in a funeral attended by 1200 strangers.
The Mistreatment Of Female Veterans Is Not Just A Women’s Issue
Women face numerous military transition challenges on top of the misconceptions closely tied to being a female veteran.
The Truth Behind Fort Hood’s History Of Violent Crime
Everyone can tell a story of something bad that happened at Fort Hood, but do these stories reveal some truth about the installation's crime rate?
We Need To Have A Conversation About Women’s Access To Contraception In The Military
The Access to Contraception for Women Servicemembers and Dependents Act is a new bill that addresses two very different but related topics: contraceptive rights and sexual assault.