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Bridging the Military-Civilian Divide

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   Connecting Point: Greenfield Community College Veteran Careers Program

Our veterans put their lives on the line for our freedom, but the transition from service to civilian life can…(more)

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   Connecting Point: Veterans Center at Greenfield Community College

The Veterans Center at Greenfield Community College is more than just a space in a building.  It represents a community…(more)

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   Connecting Point: Western New England University Veterans Assistance

Brian Zelasko, Director of Media and Community Relations and Anthony Mutti, Director of Administrative Information Systems at Western New England…(more)

Who’s really benefiting from the GI Bill?

   Is GI Bill benefiting for-profit colleges instead of helping veterans? | PBS Newshour

How funds from the federal G.I. Bill are flowing to for-profit schools, even though, all too frequently, veterans’ prospects are…(more)

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   Leave No Veteran Behind Smart Bikes | WUSF

Bringing together veterans’ service organizations to share ideas and create networks was one of the goals of The Patterson Foundation’s…(more)

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   A Veterans Coming Home Connecting Point Special

This Connecting Point special features stories from WGBY’s Veterans Coming Home series, focusing on supporting veterans in their successful transition…(more)

VETERANS ED SEGEMENT UMASS

   Conecting Point: Student Veteran Resource Center at UMass

Kelly Gray, Ed.D., Associate Dean of Students for Student Life at UMass Amherst, and Col. David Vacchi, US Army (Retired)…(more)

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   Connecting Point: Northeast Veteran Training & Rehabilitation Center

Northeast Veteran Training and Rehabilitation Center (NVTRC) in Gardner, MA is the first and only facility in the United States…(more)

FRONTLINE Losing Iraq

   FRONTLINE – Losing Iraq

FRONTLINE examines the unfolding chaos in Iraq: What went wrong? How did we get here? And what happens now?

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   Factors to Consider When Choosing a School: A guide before using the GI Bill

Making informed decisions about how to use your benefits and how they can best meet your needs means doing a…(more)