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This Man May Have Gotten More Vets Into Ivy League Schools Than Anyone Else



by Joshua Axelrod

Talk to anyone about Peter Awn and they’re guaranteed to mention two things.

They’ll bring up what an impeccable dresser he was, particularly his collection of brightly colored socks. His wardrobe was “indicative of the curious personality that man embraced,” said Jared Lyon, president and CEO of Student Veterans of America.

More importantly, Awn was known as a staunch ally of veterans in the Ivy Leagues and was, as Lyon put it, “an institution as it pertains to student veterans’ success.”

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