CollegeRecon’s Military Benefits Update is news for military & veterans and their families from around the web.

MILITARY and VETERAN BENEFITS UPDATE

Shulkin Out at VA, Replaced by Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson

VA Shake-Up Stirs New Fears of Privatized Care

Ex-Soldier Who Faked Combat Trauma Sentenced to Prison for 18 Months

Deported Army Veteran To Be Granted US Citizenship

OP-ED – Many veterans still excluded from critical VA services

 

SCHOOLS

Great Basin College: Spotlighting GBC Veterans Resource Center

Thomas Edison State University: Military and Veteran Students Benefit From Grant

Future Uncertain for Ashford University and It’s GI Bill Students

University of Auburn at Montgomery: Nursing Students Learn at Walter Reed Bethesda

Marshall University: Student Veteran Association To Have Elections

Chattahoochee Technical College: Veterans Learn About Health and Employment Resources

 

LOCAL

Colorado Bill Would Aid Military Translators with Higher Education Benefits

Hampton Roads Veteran Employment Center Opens

South Dakota to Begin Offering Discounted Distance Learning

 

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

Federal Resources Announces Scholarships for Children of Military

UMass Giving $200,000 in Scholarships to Veterans

More Scholarship Resources for Veterans and Military Families

 

FUN STUFF

Nearly Naked Ruck March’ to Benefit Veterans in Duluth

TECH: DARPA Project to Create Networked Drone Swarms for Combat