November 2016

Entrepreneurship is a potential path for veterans today.

11/30/2016 - Veterans capable of transition into entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship is a great opportunity for today's veterans. read more »

When vets come home injured, spouses often shoulder heavy responsibilities.

11/29/2016 - Wounded veterans' spouses deserve recognition

With the right knowledge, wounded veterans' spouses can have a huge positive impact. read more »

More veterans as congressional policy staffers could have a positive impact on legislation.

11/28/2016 - Groups call for more veterans as congressional staffers

Few congressional policy staffers are veterans, which could hamper efforts to craft appropriate legislation. read more »

Honoring World War II service through medals and memories is important.

11/14/2016 - Honoring and remembering World War II vets, 70 years later

Remembering and honoring our World War II vets is vital 70 years on from the conflict. read more »

Some veterans with PTSD turn to four-legged companions for comfort.

11/11/2016 - Service dog organization helps veterans beat PTSD

Some veterans with PTSD turn to four-legged companions for comfort. read more »

Proper burial is finally possible for some previously unidentified Korean War casualties.

11/10/2016 - Missing-in-action soldier to receive burial, 65 years later

Military members who perished in the Korean War are still being identified and brought home for burial. read more »

Do hiring managers see eye-to-eye with vets?

11/9/2016 - Strengthening connections between employers and veterans

Disconnect between hiring managers and vets is an obstacle to military members getting great civilian jobs. read more »

The New England Center and Home For Veterans in Boston currently serves more than a third of the homeless veterans in Massachusetts.

11/8/2016 - New England veterans find a place to call home

The New England Center and Home For Veterans in Boston currently serves more than a third of the homeless veterans in Massachusetts. read more »

Education may be the key to first responders' community relations, whether they learn or teach.

11/7/2016 - First responders connect with communities by learning, teaching

As either learners or teachers, first responders can benefit from educational programs in their communities. read more »

Marijuana legalization may prove helpful to the veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder.

11/7/2016 - Pot legalization could yield new treatment options for vets with PTSD

Marijuana legalization may prove helpful to the veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder. read more »

With Veterans Day right around the corner, city officials across the country are putting the final touches on celebrations to honor American service members.

11/7/2016 - Cities gear up for Veterans Day

With Veterans Day right around the corner, city officials across the country are putting the final touches on celebrations to honor American service members. read more »

The tranquil ocean is one place to relieve physical or mental trauma.

11/7/2016 - Relaxation for vets comes from many sources

Examples from Miami show the range of ways to cope with physical or mental wounds through relaxing group activities. read more »

In Pennsylvania and Virginia, new bills are on the way to assist vets.

11/7/2016 - New veteran-focused legislation planned at state level

Practical, everyday help could be coming for veterans in various states due to the work of their local representatives and senators. read more »

Construction continues on a new veterans museum in Columbus, Ohio.

11/2/2016 - Ohio veterans museum under construction

Construction continues on a new veterans museum in Columbus, Ohio. read more »

Organizations across the country are working to enroll veterans at Ivy League colleges.

11/2/2016 - Veterans look to move to the Ivy League

Organizations across the country are working to enroll veterans at Ivy League colleges. read more »

The total number of military veterans in Congress is expected to fall next year.

11/1/2016 - Number of veterans in Congress expected to drop in 2017

The total number of military veterans in Congress is expected to fall next year. read more »