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What's Important to You and Your Family? Executive Summary of the National Military Family Association 2011 Survey

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Executive Summary of the National Military Family Association 2011 Survey, which documents the critical challenges facing military families, effective solutions, and top concerns. Results of this survey are used to help determine legislative…

No One Leaves Unchanged: Insights for Civilian Mental Health Care Professionals Into the Military Experience and Culture

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This article promotes an understanding of military culture and experience, so as to better frame the services offered by civilian clinicians. Service members indoctrinated into such an influential culture can experience adjustment problems upon…

Hiring Heroes: Employer Perceptions, Preferences, and Hiring Practices Related to U.S. Military Personnel

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The aim of this research is to better understand employer perceptions, preferences, and hiring practices regarding military personnel, and to provide useful information to those helping service personnel transition into civilian work.

From Soldier to Student II: Assessing Campus Programs for Veterans and Service Members

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The From Soldier to Student II: Assessing Campus Programs for Veterans and Service Members report updates a 2009 study which provided the first national snapshot of the programs and services that colleges and universities had in place to serve…

Toolkit for Veteran Friendly Institutions

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Created by the American Council on Education (ACE), this online resource is designed to help institutions of higher education build effective programs for veteran students and share information. It highlights a variety of best practices and includes…

Severely Injured Military Veterans: Fulfilling Their Dreams

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When veterans with severe injuries return to civilian life, they face difficult transitions and often lose the convenience of direct access to the government's educational support programs.

Severely Injured Military Veterans: Fulfilling Their…

Serving Those Who Serve: Making Your Institution Veteran Friendly

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Serving Those Who Serve is a broad-based initiative designed to promote access to and success in higher education for more than two million service members and their families who are eligible for newly expanded benefits under the Post-9/11 Veterans…

Executive Summary: Service Members in School: Military Veterans' Experiences Using the Post-9/11 GI Bill and Pursuing Postsecondary Education

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This report provides data on the experiences of student veterans and campus administrators during the first year of Post-9/11 GI Bill implementation. Made possible by support from Lumina Foundation for Education, Service Members in School explores…