BBC News: How US Veterans Adjust from Battlefield to Classroom

BBC News: How US Veterans Adjust from Battlefield to Classroom

BBC News: How US Veterans Adjust from Battlefield to Classroom

March 16, 2010

Columbia GS student and U.S. Army veteran John McClelland

Columbia GS student-veteran John McClelland recounts his experience  in a BBC News online piece about transitioning from the military to the Ivy League.  McClelland, who was a special operations combat medic with the U.S. Army’s 1st Ranger Battalion, draws parallels between his experience on the battlefield and in the classroom. 

Watch the video and read about John McCelland's experience.

John McClelland was also featured in the following news pieces:

Russia Today, Feb. 3, 2010
WABC-TV, Dec. 1, 2009
WNYC, Brian Lehrer Show, Nov. 11, 2009
New York Post, April 13, 2009
Columbia Spectator, March 26, 2009