• Continue reading How VA uses contingency management to help Veterans stay drug free

    August 22, 2019

    VA's VISN 5 MIRECC uses clinical programs and workshops to reduce mental health stigma among Veterans through training for health care providers.

  • Continue reading Veterans Study Smarter, Not Harder for Free with StudyEdge

    August 10, 2019

    StudyEdge, an online study resource and tutoring service, offers a free semester of services to Veterans in college. A special 'thank you" for your service.

  • Continue reading The Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship helps students cross the finish line

    August 7, 2019

    Post-9/11 GI Bill students who are pursuing STEM degrees can apply for the Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship, which helps extend education benefits.

  • Continue reading Borne The Battle 148: Army Veteran David Lucier – Green Beret Medic, Vietnam MIKE Force Veteran, Security Contractor, Veteran Advocate

    June 5, 2019

    David talks about becoming a Green Beret, being attached to a MIKE Force in Vietnam, being a security contractor, and helping reform Arizona's university system to become friendlier to military Veterans.

  • Continue reading VET TEC, a high-tech training pilot program, is now taking Veteran applications

    April 30, 2019

    VET TEC allows Veterans to receive accelerated training in coding bootcamps and similar programs in information science, computer programming, computer software, media application, and data processing. The program is meant to quickly teach Veterans the cutting-edge skills they need to work in the high-tech industry.

  • Continue reading VA engages with GI Bill stakeholders in monthly roundtable meeting

    April 26, 2019

    VA will email students explaining the housing payment changes. Those who were underpaid will later receive an adjustment; those who were overpaid will not be required to reimburse VA.

  • Continue reading Borne The Battle 140: Danny Chung – Marine Veteran, Chief of Staff, Microsoft Military Affairs

    April 17, 2019

    There are over 500,000 open jobs in the computer industry. Danny’s goal is to fill the gap with the 250,000 service-members annually transitioning into the civilian workforce.

  • Continue reading #BorneTheBattle 129: Student Veteran of the Year, Air Force Veteran Alexandria Sawin

    January 11, 2019

    Alex is the president of the UNLV Rebel Veterans Organization at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She speaks with us about her service in the Air Force, becoming a leader in her community, organizing a ruck march across the state of Nevada, and her best practices in her student Veteran chapter.

  • Continue reading #BorneTheBattle 128: Student Veteran of the Year finalists Angela Peacock, Kyle Venable and Carlos Caro

    January 10, 2019

    This episode features Angela Peacock, Kyle Venable, and Carlos Caro. We learn about their success and how to include other military personnel on campus.

  • Continue reading #BorneTheBattle 127: Student Veteran of the Year finalists Chanel Powell and Tyler Freeman

    January 9, 2019

    Chanel Powell and Tyler Freeman tell us about their chapter's success in 2018, their outreach philosophy, and including other military personnel on campus.

  • Continue reading #BorneTheBattle 126: Student Veteran of the Year finalists David Cote, Katherine Pratt, and Wesley Wilson

    January 8, 2019

    We talked to student Veterans of the year finalists about success they've had with their respective chapters and on their campuses.

  • Continue reading #BorneTheBattle 125: Jared Lyon – President of SVA’s interview from #NatCon2019

    January 7, 2019

    Jared Lyon shares what it means for SVA to be "left of bang," tells us about the amazing group of Student Veteran of the Year finalists, and what SVA's priority in 2019.