The transition from soldier to student can be difficult for veterans to say the least. There seems to be numerous bureaucratic hoops to jump through to receive education benefits, the admissions process can be daunting, and then there is the immersion into an environment that can often feel alienating and foreign to a veteran. Most schools today say they are “vet-friendly,” but what does that really mean?
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.