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2014-03-24 23:25:17

Student Veterans of America: First-time study of veterans’ education benefits shows progress, challenges for these nontraditional students. Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 A Student Veterans of America (SVA) report combining data on U.S. college degree attainment with information on veterans who have used Montgomery and Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits shows that 51.7 percent have received a postsecondary degree or certificate, a completion rate similar to traditional college students,...

2008-08-07 03:00:28

By Emrich, Anne Bond HOLLAND - Grand Valley State University, in collaboration with Grand Rapids Community College, is offering non-traditional students a convenient and flexible degree-completion program at its Meijer Campus in Holland beginning this fall. The program was created to reach out to people who had started college but didn't complete a four-year degree, said Simone Jonaitis, GVSU's executive director of continuing education. GVSU officials decided the university could maximize...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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