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 (756 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: Reginald 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...

More From This Author
Opera Carolina Brings the Story of MLK, Jr. To The Stage With Their Latest Production: "I Dream"
Start your Career In Marketing With The 2018 AdFellows Fellowship Program - Now Taking Applications!
Concordia College set to close; Alabama State University Will Visit To Support Faculty / Students
Bipartisan HBCU Caucus, STEAM Caucus, Tech Industry Host HBCU STEAM Day of Action
Internship Opportunities with Walgreens!
Scholarship / Entry-Level Opportunities For Those Interested In Media Sales at the 2018 Media Sales Institute
Black Lives Matter Co-Creator Launches the Black Futures Lab and the Black Census Project
Apply Now For The 2018 College Sophomore Development Program By JPMorgan Chase
Forward This Article Entry!
News Home

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

Black America's Political Action Committee (BAMPAC)

Black America Study

Black America Web

CNN Black In America Special

NUL State of Black America Report

Most Popular Bloggers
deacon ron gray has logged 489810 blog subscribers!
elynor moss has logged 98676 blog subscribers!
siebra muhammad has logged 58606 blog subscribers!
tanisha laverne grant has logged 51984 blog subscribers!
miisrael bride has logged 37704 blog subscribers!
>> more | add 
Latest Jobs
Cook with Minnesota Department of Human Services in St. Peter, MN.
JR0035910 - Graduate Intern with Intel in Hillsboro, OR.
JR0035911 - Undergrad Intern with Intel in Hillsboro, OR.
JR0035805 - Verification Engineer Entry Level with Intel in Hillsboro, OR.
JR0035799 - Technical Marketing Engineer Entry Level with Intel in Hillsboro, OR.
>> more | add