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From combat to college: safe space training meant to ease veteran’s transition into the classroom

Nate Beck, Staff Writer

April 17, 2013

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Wake up. Train. Work. Sleep. Do this six days a week and on Sundays, clean the barracks or go to church. Jacob Nutt spent the summer before his sophomore year at UW-Eau Claire going through 14 weeks of basic training in Ft....

Veterans Club and ROTC to host BBQ Dinner and Raffle

Nick Erickson

March 6, 2013

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The UW-Eau Claire Veterans Club and Reserve Officers' Training Corps are teaming up to host a barbecue dinner and raffle for the public from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday night at the American Legion Hall Post 53 on Water Street. While...

Serving those who have served

Nate Beck, Staff writer

January 31, 2013

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Veterans returning from service to school can look to UW-Eau Claire as a top college for service members. Military Advanced Education named Eau Claire in its 2013 guide to military-friendly colleges and universities.  This...

From service to school

March 31, 2011

University receives award for work with vets

Janelle Gergen

April 29, 2010

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UW-Eau Claire recently received a $10,000 award for its support of veterans on campus. The UW-Extension Adult Friendly Institution Incentive Plan awarded the grant in response to an application that focused on the new Veterans...

Iraq Vet gets chance to thank Governor

Janelle Gergen

January 27, 2010

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Posted at 12:15 am 2/2/10 Sophomore veteran David Jeske was recognized by Gov. Jim Doyle during the State of the State Address last Tuesday. During his speech, Doyle thanked Jeske, a finance major, for his services to the ...

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