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College Fail-Out → U.S. Marine → Princeton Student. My Path and How You Can Do it too.

What to Expect from this article:• How I went from being a college fail-out to a student at an Ivy League institution• The actual path and decisions I made to get here What not to expect from this article:• A sob story • How to navigate the Post 9/11 GI-Bill, Montgomery GI Bill, or Vocational …

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Post 9/11 GI Bill Rogers STEM Scholarship: An Additional Lifeline

Finding ways to pay for college is the last thing on a veteran’s mind prior to, and during the heat of their studies. Most student veterans know the ins-and-outs of what the Post 9/11 GI Bill has to offer and virtually every student veteran, once at a university, puts their blinders on, their head in …

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Finding Purpose in Higher Education

Every military serviceman or woman who has chosen to leave their established ordered life in the military has taken a chaotic risk. The broad expectations provided by deployment cycles and the everyday concretized routines provided grounding for their lives. When they chose to leave that ordered world, they cut their moors and, inevitably, found themselves …

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Help this Marine Veteran and Princeton Student Raise Money for the Semper Fi & America’s Fund.

Our Princeton associate, Sam Fendler, is a rockstar. He’s currently serving as the President of the Princeton Student Veterans Association and President of the Ivy League Veterans Council, all while balancing the challenges of a senior at Princeton University. On top of all of this, Sam will be running on November 13th, in celebration of …

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Texas A&M Joins Service to School as Newest VetLink Partner

If you are a veteran or active servicemember considering applying to Texas A&M, you have just been given a huge advantage. Below is a brief explanation of VetLink, which is what many (to include myself) consider to be Service to School’s flagship program. VetLink Explained: VetLink is the trophy service of Service to School, another …

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The Road Less Traveled: The argument for becoming a student veteran

At some point in their career, every member of the military member considers life after their enlistment is completed. Often, they are filled with excitement as they anticipate the sense of freedom they will experience on the day they get out. With longing in their eyes, they imagine waking up late, not shaving or doing …

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