Congratulations Recent Graduates It?s that time of the year again, thousands of high school seniors turning into high school graduates. This is both an exciting and anxious time for those young adults ready to leave their mark on the world. While many have had to make the tough choices about where they will go from here; perhaps having to choose from a number of colleges, … [Read more...] about Congratulations Recent Graduates!
Generally, I would say that taking advice from someone who has a wealth of knowledge and experience is a good thing. If you want to know about the problem you are having with your car, seek out an experienced mechanic, if you are having problems in your relationship ask someone who?s been there. So, when contemplating joining the military it makes sense to talk to people who … [Read more...] about Want to Join The Military? Taking Advice from an Old Guy!
Serving your country sometimes means being separated from your family during the holidays. Having served a combined 27 years in the military meant that over the years I missed a few holidays and special occasions. I always found it somewhat ironic that those entrusted with protecting our religious freedoms often have to spend their holidays away from home. However, being … [Read more...] about Military Away From Home For the Holidays
By Dr. Scott A. Ostrow (Lt Col, USAF, Retired) One of the many attractive benefits the military has to offer is providing financial help with college tuition. But is it really possible to earn a college degree while serving in the military? The answer is yes, but you?ve got to really want it! Many years ago, perhaps too many for my liking, I enlisted in the Navy, mostly … [Read more...] about Getting a College Education in the Military