Sarah Maples is a former Air Force Intelligence officer (2000-2007) and an Afghanistan veteran. She is the creator of the veterans resource blog, After the DD-214, and currently serves as the Director, National Security and Foreign Affairs, for the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Sarah has an MFA in Creative Writing from Fairleigh Dickinson University, a Master's in Strategic Intelligence from American Military University, and a B.A. in German and Russian from Tulane University.
Recent articles from Sarah Maples
Here’s Why You Should Consider An Internship As Part Of Your Post-Military Career Plan
You might think internships are terrible because they don't always pay, but here are five reasons why you should consider them as a viable path to your next career.
4 Things I Learned During My First Appointment At The VA
Not all Veteran Affairs clinics are created equal.
How To Get The Most Out Of Your College Experience
Compared to the military, a college or university can seem like the most foreign and chaotic of places.