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GS Veterans in the News

2016

Feb. 7 Why Special Ops Are Doing Yoga—and Why You Should, Too
(Men's Health)
   
Jan. 29 Back-to-school boot camps help veterans in the classroom
(USA Today)

2015

Nov. 3 Columbia University Student Remains Committed to the Military After His Service
(Pix 11)
   
Sept. 30 From Boots to Books
(American Radio Works)
   
Sept. 11 71 vets march from service to School of General Studies Class of 2019
(Columbia Spectator)
   
July 1 Joey Falcone's incredible path: Iraq to Ivy League to Yankees
(New York Post)
   
June 15 What Makes A College Veteran Friendly
(Task & Purpose)
   
June 11 First Marine Commissioned at Columbia University in decades
(Marine Corps Times)
   
June 1 Marine Vet's Hot Bat Drives Columbia University's Cinderella Season
(Washington Free Beacon)
   
May 28 How Columbia star hitter, warrior overcame plate struggles
(New York Post)
   
May 19 Joe Falcone, GS
(Columbia Spectator)
   
May 14 NROTC Marine Graduate Is First Commissioned in 45 Years
(Columbia News)

2014

Oct. 33 Fil-Am honored with prominent feature at Washington war memorial
(GMA News)
   
Oct. 5 War hero shocked, humbled to be featured on veterans memorial
(NY Post)
   
May 20 Antrim woman makes ROTC history at Columbia University
(New Hampshire Union Leader)
   
May 15 First NROTC Graduate Since 1973 is Grateful for the Core--and More
(Columbia News)
   
April 12 He Left Nirvana Because He Had Cooler Things to Do. Like Going to Iraq
(The Daily Beast)
   
March 19 The Incredible Story Of A Homeless Teenager Who Went On To Become a Star Marine
(Business Insider)
   
March 11 From the Pier to Ivy League: Veteran Elegance Bratton Explores Sexuality & Homelessness of QPOC
(Mused Magazine)
   
March 4 Gay Marine's Amazing Journey From Homeless Shelter to Ivy League
(ABC News)
   
Feb. 24 At Milvets Ball, Talk of Transition, Community
(Columbia Spectator)

2013

Sept. 24 Sportscast: Falcone describes Ivy title run, military service
(Columbia Spectator)
   
July 15 After Nirvana: Kicked Out of Two Bands, Jason Everman Found Himself in the Army
(Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)
   
July 3 Former Nirvana and Soungarden Member Jason Everman Finds Direction with Military
(Noisecreep)
   
July 3 Exploring the Special Forces odyssey of Jason Everman, former member of Nirvana and Soundgarden
(A.V. Club)
   
July 2 Ex-Nirvana and Soundgarden member joined the elite Special Forces
(Salon)
   
July 2 The Rock 'n' Roll Casualty who Became a War Hero
(New York Times Magazine)
   
July 2 Former Nirvana Rocker Became A Decorated Special Forces Soldier
(Business Insider)
   
June 16 Yellow Ribbon Events Help New Veterans Adjust
(Buffalo News)
   
May 30 Outfielder Joey Falcone, Former Marine, Knows about Pressure
(Los Angeles Times)
   
May 19 Back From War, Columbia Slugger is Dreaming of the Major Leagues
(New York Times)
   
May 3 From front lines to between the lines
(ESPN)
   
Jan. 25 Breaking Through the Brass Ceiling
(New York Times)
   
Jan. 7 Veterans Tell Elite Colleges: 'We Belong'
(Chronicle of Higher Education)
   
Jan. 7 Columbia U. Succeeds in Recruiting 'High-Powered Veterans' to Campus
(Chronicle of Higher Education)

2012

Sept. 10 GS Student, Army Veteran Dies at Age 29
(Columbia Spectator)
   
August Enlisted Ivy Leaguer
(G.I. Jobs)
   
Feb. 29 Coming Home From War to Hit the Books
(New York Times)

2011

Nov. 29 Colleges Face Challenges With Influx of Military Veterans
(Kaiser Health News)
   
Nov. 29 After political fights MilVets expands
(Columbia Spectator)
   
Nov. 28 For MilVets, a long journey to campus prominence
(Columbia Spectator)
   
Nov. 16 Octogenarian World War Two Veteran receives Bronze Star
(Reuters)
   
Nov. 14 GS Veterans Day float bridges generations
(Columbia Spectator)
   
Nov. 11 Google engineer: What I learned in the war
(CNN Fortune Blog)
   
Oct. 11 Texas Wesleyan University to honor graduating veterans
(Star-Telegram)
   
Oct. 4 For one GS vet, DADT's end is personal
(Columbia Spectator)
   
July 29 Fourth generation Marine preps for Ivy League education
(DVIDS)
   
June 28 Student Veterans Eagerly Anticipate G.I. Bill Changes
(Huffington Post)
   
June 24 G.I. Bill Cuts: Veterans Enrolled In College Face Uncertain Futures
(Huffington Post)
   
May 19 GS Graduate and Army Medic Is Ready to Push the Envelope Again
(Columbia News)
   
May 18 Commencement 2011: Grads celebrate diverse pasts at General Studies Class Day
(Columbia Spectator)
   
May 16 3 Marine Friends Among Veterans Graduating Columbia University
(WNYW New York)
   
May 16 Brothers in Arms Graduate From Columbia University
(Fox News)
   
May 15 Marines Employ Skills Learned on the Battlefield to Graduate in the Ivy League
(Fox News)
   
April 25 Who Are These Kids?
(The Blue and White)
   
April 24 Number of Military Veterans Swells at NYC Universities
(Crain's NY)
   
April 29 Military Veterans At Private Universities Fear Being Robbed Of G.I. Bill Dollars
(Huffington Post)

2010

April 19 Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Speaks About U.S. Strategy and Enhancing Support for Veterans
(On Campus)
   
March 2 Home Fires: Writing and Rewriting Iraq
(New York Times)
   
Feb. 3 Ivy League Cadets
(The Alyona Show)
   
Jan. 9 From Battlefield to Ivy League, on the G.I. Bill
(New York Times)

2009

Nov. 11 Student Veterans
(The Brian Lehrer Show)
   
Oct. 9 Afghanistan: Listeners Respond
(The Takeaway)
   
July 31 New GI Bill sending veterans to school this fall
(USA Today)
   
May 21 New GI Bill Puts Ivy League Degree Within Reach
(Military.com)
   
May 8 Scholarships for Veterans
(WABC)
   
May 4 Soldier Students
(Fox News)
   
April 30 Veterans seek Support in Transition to College Life
(Columbia Spectator)
   
April 30 Leaving Everything to God
(Arlington Catholic Herald)
   
April 12 War Vets Ready for Enroll Call
(New York Post)
   
March 26 Corps Curriculum
(Columbia Spectator)
   
March A Call to Arms
(Metropolis Magazine)

2008

Nov. 21 SMC Alumnus Runs in NYC Marathon
(Santa Monica College Corsair)
   
Nov. 20 Student Groups Aid Transition of Veterans 
(The Record)
   
Nov. 10 Theatre of War
(The New Yorker)
   
Oct. 19 5 Years of Reflection, Salutes For Sacrifices 'in Harm's Way
(Washington Post)
   
Sept. 5 19 Columbia Freshmen Jump to the Ivy League From the Armed Forces
(New York Sun)
   
September A Soldier’s Duty
(Military in-Step)
   
May 9 Army Sgt. Garth Stewart, A Soldier's Duty
(Amputee Coalition of America)
   
April 29 Some War Veterans Find GI Bill Falls Short
(Washington Post)
   
Spring Columbia's Invaluable Vets
(The Owl)
   
Feb. 15 Veteran Groups Push for Overhaul of GI Bill
(Stars and Stripes)
   
Feb. 14 Best You Can Be Without a Degree
(Inside Higher Ed)

2007

Feb. 16 High-tech fido could save lives in Iraq
(Naples Daily News)

2006

Fall A Student in Full 
(Columbia Magazine)

2003

July 20 The War After the War
(Washington Post)


Related News

2015

Sept. 29 With new dean position, GS solidifies its support for vets
(Columbia Spectator)

2014

Feb. 24 At milvets ball, talk of transition, community
(Columbia Spectator)

2013

Jan. 7 Veterans Tell Elite Colleges: 'We Belong'
(The Chronicle of Higher Education)
   
Jan. 7 Columbia U. Succeeds in Recruiting 'High-Powered Veterans' to Campus
(The Chronicle of Higher Education)

2012

Nov. 12 GS leads Columbia veterans in march up Fifth Avenue
(Columbia Spectator)
   
Sept. 21 New 'military friendly' colleges list aims to weed out 'the noise,' 'bad actors'
(NBC News)
   
Sept. 17 Colleges Venture Off Campus to Bridge Military-Civilian Divide
(The Chronicle of Higher Education)
   
Sept. 6 Making the G.I. Bill Work for Veterans
(New York Times)
   
July 2 Report: US Military Veterans Failing College or are Colleges Failing Vets?
(Inquisitr)
   
May 14 Record number of veterans set to graduate from Columbia University
(New York Daily News)
   
April 9 Veterans group works to engage female students
(Columbia Spectator)
   
Feb. 15 Princeton trails Columbia in Welcoming Vets to Ivy League
(Bloomberg)

2011

Nov. 14 Columbia University recruiter visits Camp Pendleton
(PCS-Lodging)
   
Nov. 13 Recruiting Veterans, Columbia Finds an Impressive Applicant Pool
(New York Times)
   
July 26 Congress approves legislation to safeguard veterans' tuition
(Columbia Spectator)
   
July 26 Victory For Veterans: G.I. Bill Legislation Clears Final Hurdle
(Huffington Post)
   
May 20 Marines offered nonstop entry to higher education
(DVIDS)
   
March 9 GS looking for ways to supplement vet aid from reduced GI Bill
(Columbia Spectator)
   
Feb. 8 GI Bill harms GS
(Columbia Spectator)

2010

March 16 How US veterans adjust from battlefield to classroom
(BBC News)

2009

Summer Hundreds of veterans to attend Columbia under enhanced GI Bill
(Columbia Magazine)
   
May 1 To Tie the Yellow Ribbon?
(Inside Higher Ed)
   
April 23 Private Colleges Consider Plan to Help Veterans
(New York Times)
   
April 17 The New GI Bill
(Newsweek)
   
April 12 War Vets Ready for Enroll Call
(New York Post)

2008

Nov. 22 Help Is on the Way
(New York Times)
   
Nov. 2 The New G.I. Bill: A Primer
(New York Times)
   
Nov. 2 Resources Beyond the Bill
(New York Times)
   
Oct. 30 From Combat to College
(New York Times)