TITLE

Partnership for Wounded Warrior Education

AUTHOR(S)
Lopez, C. Todd
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Soldiers;Apr2008, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the qualifications and processes for enlistment in the Wounded Warrior Education Initiative. The U.S. Army program, in collaboration with the University of Kansas, reportedly aims to provide soldiers injured or wounded in war to earn a master's degree. Requirements include a bachelor's degree, physical capacity to attend classes and a campaign medal.
ACCESSION #
31690608

 

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