Xavier University Teams up with GE Aviation to Make Cincinnati a Premier Destination for Transitioning Military

When one veteran succeeds, the whole community benefits. That's the philosophy behind a partnership between Xavier University (XU) and GE Aviation in Cincinnati. The Jesuit university and the jet engine manufacturer are determined to make Cincinnati a choice destination for service members transitioning from the military. The goal is to draw transitioning service members to ...

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Air Force Veteran Sean Lux Jettisons a Software Engineering Career to Pursue a Law Degree

Sean Lux woke up one day and decided to go to law school. He'd thought about it many times before, including during six years of active duty service in the Air Force, four years in the Air Force Reserve and a career as a civilian software engineer. "The thought of going to law school had ...

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Military Friendly® 2.0

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Transitioning From Military To College? Check Out These Universities and Colleges For Military Veterans!

Marcus Kuboy’s road to the University of St. Thomas was a long one. Long before he set foot on the campus in St. Paul, MN., Kuboy was a solider in the U.S. Army who in 2006 had been deployed to Iraq. Toward the end of his first year there, the truck he was traveling in ...

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Applying To College After The Military

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Online Education – When Campus Won’t Cut It

Photo Credit: Leon Fishman When I went back to school, I was working full time as a child support officer for the Texas attorney general and had two young girls at home. Going to school online seemed to be my only feasible option. I decided on a school and jumped right into life as a full-time ...

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Step-by-Step Guide to Applying to College

Applying to college can be a difficult task. There are many different sources of information regarding how to do so. We have composed step-by-step guidelines for applying to schools. 1. Picking your schools It is important to pick several schools. You should pick a reach school that you really want to go to, a few ...

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When Should I Apply to College

Many transitioners find they don't know the answer to "When should I apply to college." Applying to college is a long process whether you are a high school student or an adult. It comes complete with paperwork, acquiring documents, submitting test scores, requesting letters of recommendation and writing essays. The process can become tiresome and, ...

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