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SDSU student veteran stories have been featured through a variety of media sources. Click on the icons below to view the stories.


SDSU NewsCenter

Meeting Veterans Where They Live
(Posted June 27, 2014)
SDSU NewsCenter

U-T San Diego

Rich Tapestry of Military Memorials
(Posted May 26, 2014)
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SDSU NewsCenter

Best Bet for Vets
(Posted May 23, 2014)
SDSU NewsCenter

SDSU NewsCenter

Troops to Employment
(Posted April 17, 2014)
SDSU NewsCenter

SDSU NewsCenter

Leadership in Combat
(Posted March 28, 2014)
SDSU NewsCenter

The Wall Street Journal

JPMorgan Chase Announces $1 Million Investment in Higher Education Programs for U.S. Military Veterans
(Posted January 28, 2014)
The Wall Street Journal

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Student Veterans Receive Book Scholarship Cards
SDSU Alumni Association

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SDSU Ranks High for Vets
(Posted March 11, 2014)
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First African-American Marines Visit SDSU
(Posted November 8, 2013)
The Daily Aztec

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Alumni Team Up with Bookstore to Help Student Veterans
SDSU Alumni Association

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McGrory Donates $1.2 Million
(Posted Tuesday, December 3, 2013)
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Former City Manager Gives $1.2M to Campaign for SDSU
(Posted October 31, 2011)
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Service Award Presented to the Clays
(Posted January 23, 2014)
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Joining Forces
(Posted January 2, 2014)
SDSU NewsCenter

U-T San Diego

First African-American Marines visit SDSU
(Posted November 9, 2013)
The Daily Aztec

U-T San Diego

Aztec homecoming court revealed
(Posted October 21, 2013)
The Daily Aztec

U-T San Diego

Student's Iron Will Earns Top CSU Honor
(Posted October 4, 2013)
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Student Veteran Honored
(Posted September 25, 2013)
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7 Things About Eric McElvenny
(Posted September 24, 2013)
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Honoring Outstanding Faculty and Staff
(Posted June 17, 2013)
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Lessons From Combat
(Posted June 14, 2013)
SDSU NewsCenter

ABC 10 News

New legal clinic for veterans at USD: Legal advice offered about GI Bill benefits
(Posted June 10, 2013)
ABC 10 News

U-T San Diego

A Tribute To Those Aboard Gunboat Panay
(12:01 a.m. May 12, 2013. Updated 10:22 p.m. May 10, 2013)
U-T San Diego

Incoming Student-Vet Earns Scholarship
Photo: Cpl. Melissa Wenger

Miramar goes back to Basic Training for Higher Education
(April 17, 2013)
3rd Marine Aircraft Wing

Incoming Student-Vet Earns Scholarship
Photo: University of Maryland
University College

A Million Strong: Helping Them Through
(February 1, 2013)
The New York Times

Incoming Student-Vet Earns Scholarship
Photo: Paige Nelson, Photo Editor

Retired Marine Shares Insights After Service
(November 13, 2012)
The Daily Aztec

Incoming Student-Vet Earns Scholarship
Photo: SDSU NewsCenter

Incoming Student-Vet Earns Scholarship
(August 13, 2012)
SDSU NewsCenter

Corporate Support for Student-Vets
Photo: SDSU NewsCenter

Corporate Support for Student-Vets
(August 10, 2012)
SDSU NewsCenter

Military Raise LGBT Flag
Photo: SDSU NewsCenter

Military Raise LGBT Flag
(July 16, 2012)
SDSU NewsCenter

A Search for Missing WWII Soldiers
Photo: SDSU NewsCenter

SDG&E Helps Veteran Engineer Careers
(February 28, 2012)
SDSU NewsCenter

A Search for Missing WWII Soldiers
Photo: Antonio Zaragoza,
The Daily Aztec


Wounded Veterans Recognized
(February 26, 2012)
The Daily Aztec

A Search for Missing WWII Soldiers
Photo: SDSU NewsCenter

SDSU Combats Veteran Unemployment
(January 31, 2012)
SDSU NewsCenter

American flag
Photo: Sally Holland, CNN

Veterans Transition From War Zone to Classroom
(December 14, 2011)
CNN

American flag
Photo: Jeanette Steele, U-T San Diego

Women change face of combat
(November 6, 2011)
Union-Tribune

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Photo: The Daily Aztec

SDSU salutes war veterans
(September 7, 2011)
The Daily Aztec

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Public Health Student Chosen as Veteran of the Year
(July)
@State: The SDSU student newsletter

Joan and Ar Barron
Photo: @State

Vets Center Named in Honor of Art and Joan Barron
(April)
@State: The SDSU student newsletter

Students Find Pathways to Success via ROTC
Photo: @State

Students Find Pathways to Success via ROTC
(March)
@State: The SDSU student newsletter

SDSU Insider
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Profile of Gregg Anderson, One of SDSU's Student Veterans
Story starts at 10:39 mark
(February 28, 2011)
SDSU Insider

A Search for Missing WWII Soldiers
Photo: SDSU NewsCenter

A Search for Missing WWII Soldiers
(February 25, 2011)
SDSU NewsCenter



New Veterans Center Opens On SDSU Campus
Photo: KGTV 10News

New Veterans Center Opens On SDSU Campus
(November 4, 2010)
KGTV 10News



Local veterans weigh in on war’s end
EDUARDO CONTRERAS
Union-Tribune


Local veterans weigh in on war’s end
(August 31, 2010)
Union-Tribune



Two Names Added to Campus War Memorial
Photo: SDSU NewsCenter

Two Names Added to Campus War Memorial
(June 21, 2010)
SDSU NewsCenter



Marine powers through cancer treatment, Ironman 70.3 Hawaii
Photo: Hawaii 24/7 photo
by Finn Gallagher


Marine powers through cancer treatment, Ironman 70.3 Hawaii
(June 7, 2010)
Hawaii 24/7



Meet stunning Americans looking to dethrone Pelosi
Photo: Nick Popaditch
for Congress 2008


Meet stunning Americans looking to dethrone Pelosi
(April 26, 2010)
WorldNetDaily



From Battlefield to Fraternity Row
Photo: NBC 7/39

From Battlefield to Fraternity Row
(September 27, 2009)
NBC 7/39


Student veterans taking up residence on Fraternity Row


Student veterans taking up residence on Fraternity Row
(August 2, 2009)
San Diego Union-Tribune



Serving Those Who Serve


Serving Those Who Serve
(April 1, 2009)
SDSUniverse


Military to Reap Benefits of New GI Bill
Photo: KGTV 10News

Military to Reap Benefits of New GI Bill
(May 20, 2009)
KGTV 10News


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SDSU Aims to Be a Leader in Helping Veteran Reach Higher Education Goals
(March 24, 2009)

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Los Angeles Times


San Diego State Extends Welcome Mat for Veterans
(March 4, 2009)
Los Angeles Times


SDSU Veterans Receive $100,000 from Wal-Mart Foundation


SDSU Veterans Receive $100,000 from Wal-Mart Foundation
(November 10, 2008)

SDSUniverse

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Retired Marine Rebuilds His Life After Brush with Death in Iraq
(November 2, 2008)
Los Angeles Times


Veterans Center Grand Opening and Open House


Veterans Center Grand Opening and Open House
(
September 6, 2008)
SDSUniverse


10News Reporter Reflects On Iraq War Anniversary
Photo: KGTV 10News

10News Reporter Reflects On Iraq War Anniversary
(March 19, 2008)
KGTV 10News (video clip from 10news.com)


Iraq War Off Most Americans' Radar, Those who 
                      Served Say
Photo: NANCEE E. LEWIS /
Union-Tribune


Iraq War Off Most Americans' Radar, Those who Served Say
(March 16, 2008)
San Diego Union-Tribune


Military personnel holding video camera and looking through viewfinder.
Photo: KABC

Wounded Warriors Train for New Careers
(March 6, 2008)
ABC (video clip from abc7.com)


The New York Times logo with a picture of military personnel taking a photo.
Photo: Sandy Huffaker for
The New York Times


Offering New Roles to Wounded Marines
(February 7, 2008)
The New York Times


Marine Tank Sergeant's Innovation in Combat Saved Day in Fallujah
Photo: Yvette De La Garza
& Jeff Dillon /
Sign On San Diego


Marine Tank Sergeant's Innovation in Combat Saved Day in Fallujah
(November 9, 2007)
San Diego Union-Tribune




Combat Veteran Students Redeploy to Iraq


Combat Veteran Students Redeploy to Iraq
(November 5, 2007)
SDSUniverse




Names Added to War Memorial


Names Added to War Memorial
(October 15, 2007)
SDSUniverse


Icon from MSNBC article
Photo: Lenny Ignelzi / AP

Colleges Eagerly Welcome War Veterans
(August 27, 2007)
MSNBC


What's That In My Eye? Semper Fi!
Photo: Yvette De La Garza
& Jeff Dillon /
Sign On San Diego

What's That In My Eye? Semper Fi!
(August 22, 2007)
KFMB News 8


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Recent Vets Get New Help in Adjusting to SDSU Life
(March 21, 2007)
San Diego Union-Tribune


Governor's Initiative Encourages Troops to Pursue Higher Education
Photo: NANCEE E. LEWIS /
Union-Tribune

Governor's Initiative Encourages Troops to Pursue Higher Education
(January 2, 2007)
North County Times


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“The American Veteran”
(Spring 2006)
Pentagon Channel


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Returning Marines Face Challenging Reintegration
(November 9, 2006)

These Days -
KPBS Radio

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Photo: SCOTT LINNETT /
Union-Tribune

No Man’s Land: College Campuses Can Pose a Challenge for Combat Veterans
(May 29, 2005)

San Diego Union-Tribune