What GI Bill Needs to DoJuly 18, 2017 | :
by Megan Zottarelli
Swords to Plowshares recently conducted focus groups with 75 veterans at four San Francisco Bay Area universities to assess resource needs and supportive practices for veterans. Their experiences and insights inform our policy recommendations for the GI Bill.
Many student veterans struggle financially despite the assistance of their educational benefits. Others are ineligible for the GI Bill and live in poverty while doing their best to pursue a degree.