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Shepherd University Meets Challenge to Improve Veterans Services



by Richard Belisle

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. — Shepherd University is taking a bow for its efforts in helping the school’s student veterans and their dependents adjust to campus life and classroom schedules.

The kudos came in a letter to Shepherd President Mary J.C. Hendrix from L.G. Corder, head of veterans education and training for the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission.

On Veterans Day 2015, Shepherd agreed to take on the requirements of the 5-Star Challenge, a statewide effort to improve services for student veterans.

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