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WOU New Student Week 2019
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Monday, September 23 • 16:00 - 17:00
Navigating College as a Military-Connected Student

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Let’s be real for a moment – even after serving in the United States military, college can still be more intimidating than you anticipated. The time you served in the military may leave you feeling out of place in the classroom, but you are not alone. The Western Oregon University Veterans Resource Center is a place
where student-veterans from similar backgrounds come together and support one another. This allows them to be more successful in their academic careers. At this session, we will talk about the realities of what it is like to be a military-connected student and learn about the resources that are available at WOU from our Director of Veterans Services.

Speakers
avatar for Colin G. Haines

Colin G. Haines

Director, Veteran's Resource Center
I oversee the operation of the Veterans Resource Center and consistently meet with student-veterans and dependents to assist them in navigating G.I. Bill education benefits.  I can refer students as appropriate to other services on-campus (Ex: Student Enrichment Program, Office of... Read More →



Monday September 23, 2019 16:00 - 17:00
Ackerman Room 139
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