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2014-01-04 23:22:52

Non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports encourages military members who have sustained serious injuries in post 9/11 combat to submit applications for the Warrior 100K Ride in Texas this May 1-3, managed by the George W Bush Institute. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 03, 2014 Military members who have sustained serious injuries in post 9/11 combat are encouraged to submit applications for the Warrior 100K Ride in Texas this May 1-3. In previous years, disabled veterans who participated in World...

2013-08-04 23:00:19

Servicemembers, veterans and their family and friends will gain a comprehensive understanding of military and civilian law through a free online course offered by The John Marshall Law School. (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, a leader in online legal education, will offer its first massive open online course (MOOC) focusing on military law beginning August 15, 2013. John Marshall continues its distance education mission by being the first Illinois law...

2013-06-04 23:18:48

The GEO Group announced today that it has received the Most Valuable Employers for Military award by CivilianJobs.com. This important recognition serves to help military-experienced job seekers and veterans identify the top employers to target for civilian careers. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 The GEO Group announced today that it has received the Most Valuable Employers for Military award by CivilianJobs.com. This important recognition serves to help military-experienced job...

2012-02-17 11:11:05

Even without combat, military service has subtle, lingering effects, study says It´s no secret that battlefield trauma can leave veterans with deep emotional scars that impact their ability to function in civilian life. But new research led by Washington University in St. Louis suggests that military service, even without combat, has a subtle lingering effect on a man´s personality, making it potentially more difficult for veterans to get along with friends, family and...

2012-01-25 15:33:00

“Be all you can be,” the Army tells potential recruits. The military promises personal reinvention. But does it deliver? A new study, which will be published in an upcoming issue of Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, finds that personality does change a little after military service — German conscripts come out of the military less agreeable than their peers who chose civilian service. It´s hard to do long-term studies on...

2011-12-02 02:02:30

Listening to political protest from women soldiers in Israel Women have a long history of protesting war, but anti-war protest by women who've served as soldiers is a relatively new phenomenon. While there's a growing rate of women serving in western militaries (with some women in combat roles), little is known about how military service shapes the political attitudes of women and connects them with larger antiwar movements. A new study looks at this from the perspective of 20 Israeli...


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