May 2014

Northwest essential region for military's shift to the Pacific

5/30/2014 - Northwest essential region for military's shift to the Pacific

Elite U.S. naval operatives see the Northwest region of the U.S. as providing a essential role for the military's expansion. read more »

Battelle working to create 'Iron Man' military suit

5/29/2014 - Battelle working to create 'Iron Man' military suit

Battelle is partnering with a number of research institutions to develop an 'Iron Man' military suit, confirmed a spokesperson. read more »

Multiple African countries receive military training to slow the rise of terrorism

5/29/2014 - Multiple African countries receive military training to slow the rise of terrorism

The U.S. is seeking to reduce terrorism in Africa by training elite units in four African countries - Mali, Libya, Niger and Mauritania. read more »

Best collegiate options for veterans

5/29/2014 - Best collegiate options for veterans

Veterans face numerous options when it comes to life after service, from getting married to landing an exciting job. read more »

President Obama wants troops to remain in Afghanistan beyond 2014

5/28/2014 - President Obama wants troops to remain in Afghanistan beyond 2014

President Barack Obama recently declared his support for a continued troop presence in Afghanistan after 2014. read more »

Lourdes pilgrimage provides tranquility to veterans

5/28/2014 - Lourdes pilgrimage provides tranquility to veterans

Veterans who have seen horrific sights on the battlefield often need to find a space that provides solace and tranquility. read more »

Many interesting ways veterans can treat Post traumatic stress disorder

5/27/2014 - Ways veterans can treat post-traumatic stress disorder

Veterans returning to civilian duties during life after service have numerous ways to treat psychological scars inflicted on the battlefield. read more »

A brief history of Memorial Day

5/23/2014 - A brief history of Memorial Day

For many, Memorial Day presents an excellent time for families and friends to gather together to celebrate the good fortune a long weekend brings. read more »

Special Operations Conference showcases technological innovations

5/22/2014 - Special Operations Conference showcases technological innovations

A conference related to the items special operations forces use - such as weapons and gadgets - may be appealing to veterans interested in finding out how things have changed since life after military read more »

Numerous ways for veterans to get ahead in job market

5/21/2014 - Numerous ways for veterans to get ahead in job market

Life after service can be a trying time for a veteran, especially if a former servicemember has trouble finding a job in a fickle labor market read more »

Military Spouse Appreciation Day is an excellent way to honor a veteran

5/21/2014 - Military Spouse Appreciation Day is an excellent way to honor a veteran

Military Spouse Appreciation Day provides a way to show solidarity and support to veterans returning from life after service. read more »

May is National Military Appreciation Month

5/12/2014 - May is National Military Appreciation Month

Serving in the military is an often lauded career choice in the U.S. read more »

U.S. unveils new helicopter

5/8/2014 - U.S. unveils new helicopter

The U.S. is slated to unleash an impressive new helicopter, called the "King Stallion." read more »

A look at Post-Military Education

5/8/2014 - A look at Post-Military Education

Life after service opens up a bevy of options for returning veterans. read more »

U.S. slated to keep military installation in Africa

5/8/2014 - U.S. slated to keep military installation in Africa

The Obama administration recently announced that it will sign a new lease to keep a military base in the country of Djibouti, providing a military presence in Africa for the next 20 years. read more »

Life after service can be a stressful time for veterans.

5/6/2014 - Ways for veterans to cope with stress

Life after service can be a stressful time for veterans. read more »

Veterans to be honored at Kentucky Derby

5/2/2014 - Veterans to be honored at Kentucky Derby

A veteran will probably have numerous interactions with organizations like the Veterans Administration and various philanthropic organizations in a lifetime. read more »

Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden announce support to philanthropies to help veterans

5/2/2014 - Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden announce support to philanthropies to help veterans

Life after service displays large shifts for men and women who were in the armed services read more »

New Jersey company to provide dental care for veterans

5/2/2014 - New Jersey company to provide dental care for veterans

Civilian life throws veterans back into the quotidian tasks of civilian life - concern over obtaining veterans benefits, getting a job and creating a warm and loving family. read more »

Veterans supplied funds for Paralympics

5/1/2014 - Veterans supplied funds for Paralympics

Life after service represents a time of transition for numerous veterans looking to get back in the swing of civilian life. read more »

Actors learn some useful tips from Vietnam veterans

5/1/2014 - Actors learn some useful tips from Vietnam veterans

'Miss Saigon' is a play that features a plot derived from the famous dark themes of 'Madame Butterfly,' which featured a Vietnam veteran who returns to Saigon to a former lover. read more »

Many diverse ways to honor veterans

5/1/2014 - Many diverse ways to honor veterans

Life after military may be challenging for many veterans.  read more »