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95-Year-Old World War II Vet Finally Graduates High School
The man dropped out of school at age 16 to work during the Great Depression, before enlisting in World War II.
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Education
Why Student Vets Using The GI Bill Aren’t Immune To Debt
Your course load affects payments, so know don't take on too much and risk going into debt or running out of GI Bill benefits.
U.S. Army 1st Lt. Lisa Cullen, Contingency Operating Base Basra education officer, talks with Staff Sgt. Edward Ortiz, 1078th Military Police Company, 34th Infantry Division squad leader from Buford, Ga., about the options offered by the Post-9/11 GI Bill Chapter 33.
Education
How To Be A GI Bill Expert: Know Your Surroundings
Learn about the support surrounding the GI Bill or you could miss an important change to your benefits.
In this photo taken, June 11, 2009, Sean Donnellan, a U.S. Army veteran of the Iraq War, is seen in the library on campus at Illinois State University in Normal, Ill.
Education
How To be A GI Bill Expert: Know Your Payment
Master how the payments work because not doing so could leave you struggling financially.
In this Dec. 20, 1998, file photo, Arizona Cardinals safety Pat Tillman celebrates after tackling New Orleans Saints running back Lamar Smith for a loss in the third quarter of an NFL football game in Tempe, Ariz.
Community
6 Tillman Scholars With Incredible Backgrounds
The Pat Tillman Scholarship application for 2016 is now open until March 1. Meet six of their incredible scholars.
Cpl. Dakota Berg, a consolidated memorandum receipt noncommissioned officer with Transition Team Supply, II Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters Group (Forward), takes online college courses through University of Phoenix while serving aboard Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, July 22, 2009.
Education
5 Things Veterans Need To Consider About Online Degrees
Online degrees can be a good option for transitioning service members.
Air Force Reservist Jon Walters, 35, talks about his experiences with community police relations with his criminal justice classmates at McHenry County College, Nov. 28, 2012.
Education
As A Vet, Enrolling In Community College Was The Smartest Thing I’ve Ever Done
A Marine vet explains why he chose to enroll in community college to pursue his degree.
Fifty-three Service members and civilians receive their diplomas during a commencement ceremony at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan on May 28, 2013.
Education
One Easy Way To Decide Whether To Go Back To School Before You Exit The Military
Before you transition, assess whether you have the qualifications lined up to pursue your next career.
Mathew Engelbaum, 633rd Air Base Wing Legal Office intern, reviews private organizations’ programs at Langley Air Force Base, Va., Dec. 12, 2014.
Career
4 Reasons Why Internships Are Worth The Hassle (Even The Unpaid Ones)
Internships offer skills and experiences you won’t get in the classroom.
U.S. Army Col. James Skelton celebrates after receiving his diploma during the Army War College class of 2013 graduation ceremony at Carlisle Barracks in Carlisle, Penn., June 8, 2013.
Education
Here Are The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Student Veterans
The director of studies for the Warrior-Scholar Project shares advice on how veterans succeed at a four-year college.
Former Army Staff Sgt. Ryan Pitts stands as the audience applauds him for receiving the Medal of Honor during a ceremony at the White House in Washington, July 21, 2014.
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See What Medal Of Honor Recipient Ryan Pitts Told Graduating Students During A Commencement Speech
Ryan Pitts shared with graduates what he learned from his experience in the Battle of Wanat and how he applies those lessons to everyday life.