Author and Veteran Urges Students to Pursue DreamsJanuary 31, 2017 | :
by Kaela Theut
Over 80 people gathered inside the Michigan Union Rogel Ballroom Friday night to listen to Matt Gallagher, former U.S. Army Captain and critically acclaimed author, recount his experiences in the Iraq War as a part of the 8th Annual Student Veterans of America at the University of Michigan Benefit Dinner.
Student Veterans of America is a non-profit organization on campus aiding veterans with resources they need at higher education institutions, as well as after graduation. The group has chapters at almost 1,500 schools across the country, and has supported more than 500,000 student veterans.