Combat to Classroom Success: Key Practices for Student Veteran Success in the Community College

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Presenters: Jacqueline Rodriguez, OCCRL, and Heather McCambly, OCCRL

2016 NASPA Annual Conference

This poster presentation will provide conference attendees with an overview of key practices that enhance student veteran engagement and learning outcomes. It will do see by presenting common challenges student veterans—a majority of whom enroll at community college using their federal education benefits—face when transitioning from combat to college, the set of skills and strengths student veterans embody, supportive campus and classroom practices, inclusion of diverse/global learning and an overview of these practices on the ground in Illinois community colleges.  



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