armed forces 2

Keeping it in the Family

by Bianca Strzalkowski Darian Betancourt wanted to enlist ever since he was a little kid. During his senior year he committed to the decision, but he changed direction on his initial choice after...

Cadet ameriforce

From Soldiers to Cadets

by Jennifer G. Williams West Point and Prep School Eligibility Requirements Applicants must: Be a U.S. citizen at the time of enrollment Be at least 17, but not older than 23 years of age on July 1...

life insurance

A Lesson in Life Insurance

Death is a complex topic, and not just in an existential manner of speaking. Similar to birth, death involves planning, time and financial resources. Life insurance plays a role in this kind of...