Home Invites Members Groups Events Careers Videos News Photos Blogs Polls Singles Forums Chat
Home > News > Post Content

TSU Named One of the 2013 Military Friendly Schools (611 hits)

The 2013 Military Friendly Schools list recently was released by Victory Media and Texas Southern University has been named one of this year’s top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans, and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus.

“We are so proud and honored to celebrate the announcement of our third award for being identified as a top 15% Military Friendly School,” says Veterans Affairs Coordinator, Taiwan Johnson.

Johnson goes on to say that, “Veterans offer their leadership training skills to colleges and universities such as TSU. These skills are brought back to campuses and are utilized to help develop and mentor younger students.”

TSU provides a supportive environment for veterans to help them transition back to civilian life. The TSU Student Veterans of America (TSUSVA) helps with this transition through peer support, understanding, healing in dealing with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other combat injuries. This support group also seeks to help veterans re-acclimate into society through social and active community involvement to help them cope with real-time issues.
This year’s Military Friendly Schools ® list criteria incorporate a survey of over 3,000 actual student veterans. This feedback provides prospective military students with insight into the student veteran experience at particular institutions based on peer reviews from current students. The 2013 list of Military Friendly Schools was compiled through extensive research and a data-driven survey of more than 12,000 VA-approved schools nationwide.

“A school’s inclusion on the 2013 list of Military Friendly Schools ® shows commitment to providing a supportive environment for military students,” said Sean Collins, Vice President at Victory Media and Director for G.I. Jobs
Posted By: Reggie Culpepper
Tuesday, September 25th 2012 at 5:52PM
You can also click here to view all posts by this author...

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
New $20 Bill: Harriet Tubman is the next face of the $20 bill; $5 and $10 bills will also change
Albany State students protest to keep HBCU status in mission statement
Anatomy of a Trump Supporter
Johnson C. Smith University Faculty/Guest Spring Concert April 7-8, 2016
National Walking Day (Wednesday) with American Heart Association and Alabama State University - BIG event
The Alabama State University Theatre Presents the Greek Classic "Medea" by Euripides
Alabama State University Hosts "Spring Sting" - with Donnie McClurkin, Kandi Burress, and Deitrick Haddon
Former President Clinton to speak on steps of Biddle Hall at Johnson C. Smith University Today
Forward This Article Entry!
News Home

(Advertise Here)
Who's Online
>> more | invite 
Black America Resources
100 Black Men of America
www.100blackmen.org

Black America's Political Action Committee (BAMPAC)
www.bampac.org

Black America Study
www.blackamericastudy.com

Black America Web
www.blackamericaweb.com

CNN Black In America Special
www.cnn.com/blackinamerica

NUL State of Black America Report
www.nul.org

Most Popular Bloggers
deacon ron gray has logged 207127 blog subscribers!
miisrael bride has logged 122390 blog subscribers!
agnes levine has logged 45731 blog subscribers!
gregory boulware, esq. has logged 40526 blog subscribers!
siebra muhammad has logged 26827 blog subscribers!
>> more | add 
Latest Jobs
Administrative Manager to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement & External Affairs with CUNY College of Staten Island in Staten Island, NY.
Campus Academic Dean-Smyrna with Motlow State Community College in Smyrna, TN , TN.
Director of Communications, Promotions and Marketing with Massachusetts Institute of Technology DAPER in Cambridge, MA.
Product Specialist - IMT Document Solutions (S702) with Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, CA.
Program Representative - Graduate and Professional Admissions with Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, CA.
>> more | add