Bryan Box, an Army veteran who served in Afghanistan, is now a biological sciences major at the University of Alaska Anchorage. The population of student veterans at UAA and UA Fairbanks has prompted the universities to bring on additional staff. At UAA, a veteran resources center was started a few years ago to ease the transition from member of the military to university student. (AP Photo/Alaska Dispatch News, Marc Lester)
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