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Scholarly Articles

The following bibliography is only a sample of the scholarly works available on topics related to Veterans in higher education. Check back often for new resources, and of course if you find relevant scholarship you would like added to this bibliography, please let us know.

Ackerman, R., & DiRamio, D. (2009). Creating a Veteran-friendly campus: Strategies for transition and success: New Directions for Student Services, no.126.

Bauman, M. (2009). Called to serve: The military mobilization of undergraduates. (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA.

Cook, B. & Kim, Y. (2009). From soldier to student: Easing the transition of service members on campus. Retrieved from the American Council on Education website: www.acenet.edu.

DiRamio, D., Ackerman, R., & Mitchel, R. (2008). From combat to campus: Voices of student-Veterans. Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, 45(1).

DiRamio, D., & Spires, M. (2009). Partnering to assist disabled Veterans in transition. New Directions for Student Services, no.126

Radford, A. (2009). Military service members and Veterans in higher education: What the new GI Bill may mean for postsecondary institutions. Retrieved from the American Council on Education website: www.acenet.edu.

 

News Articles

The following bibliography is only a sample of the scholarly works available on topics related to Veterans in higher education. Check back often for new resources, and of course if you find relevant scholarship you would like added to this bibliography, please let us know.

Alumna discusses obstacles faced during time in military. (2009, November 10). The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Ireland, C. (2010, February 18). Over there, over here: Students who are veterans say they bring a unique perspective to Harvard. Harvard Gazette. Retrieved from Harvard News.edu

Kime, P. (2011, August 4). Study: Student vets have high suicide risk. Air Force Times. Retrieved from Air Force Times

Thornburg, C. (2009, October 17). Soldier to Student: Two friends' transition from military to college life. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Thornburg, C. (2010, October 15). Proposal in process to convert Beckwith Hall to housing for disabled veterans. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Thornburg, C. (2010, October 29). State law encourages ‘veteran’ institutions. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Thornburg, C. (2011, February 2). New coordinator seeks to "bridge" gap between military and education. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Vance, K. (2010, November 10). UI fails to make list of 100 best colleges for veterans. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

UI vet hopes to bring legal services clinic to central Ill. (2011, March 2). The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini.

 

Blog Posts and Others

J Dean. (2008, May 7). When the self emerges: Is that me in the mirror? [Web log comment]. Retrieved from Spring.org

Author, A. A. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Title of Newspaper. Retrieved from http://www.someaddress.com/full/url/

Ambros, E. (2011, April 7). Women fight for respect in the military, earn leadership skills. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Arnold, B. (2011, April 14). In reality, military veterans represent wide diversity of US demographics. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

The Daily Illini Editorial Board. (2010, October 17). Renovating Beckwith will honor veterans. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

The Daily Illini Editorial Board. (2010, November 10). Student veterans deserve improvements in services. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Garland, C. (2010, November 10). UI veterans should be paid deserved respect. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Garland, C. (2011, February 24). UI not perfect choice, but still excellent for vets. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Hanford, J. (2011, March 10). Rebuilding a sense of community: Soldiers and service members in the United States of America. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Iraq Veterans Against the War, Central Illinois Chapter. (2010, November 9). Veterans need more than just lip service [Letter to the editor]. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Osborne, N. (2011, March 4). Forget Stereotypes about vets: They have much to add to college environment. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Parsons, E. (2011, March 31). Veterans’ skills deserve more respect in civilian transition. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini

Terek, D. J. (2011, March 17). Despite age gap, Veterans face the same college experiences. The Daily Illini. Retrieved from Daily Illini