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3 Myths About Army ROTC Scholarships

Army ROTC does not automatically pay for college, and signing up does not mean you’re enlisting. By Deborah Ziff, U.S. News and World Report As the enrollment and recruiting officer for Army...

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Preparing For the Air Force Academy

This fall, approximately 1,200 college freshmen will begin their first year at the United States Air Force Academy (USAFA). USAFA is one of the most selective and prestigious colleges in the country...

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Graduation Day

by Bianca Strzalkowski The Strzalkowski family, including Bianca’s husband Ron and their three boys. Bianca admits it can be a challenge to make college a priority around the demands of raising...

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Tame the End-of-School Beast!

by Rachel Tringali Marston It’s May, which means that PCS season is upon us. Not only are military families packing up and heading to new duty stations in the next few months, but schools from...

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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...