What's Next for Student Veterans?: Moving From Transition to Academic Success

What's Next for Student Veterans?: Moving From Transition to Academic Success

by David DiRamio (Editor)

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ISBN-13: 9781942072102
Publisher: National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience
Publication date: 12/31/2017
Pages: 265
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

David DiRamio

Table of Contents

Foreword, David Blair

Editor’s
Preface




Section I: Student Veterans in the 21st Century: Experiences and
Perspectives


Chapter 1) Data-Driven Inquiry, Servicemembers’ Perspectives, and Redefining
Success, Corri Zoli, Rosalinda Maury, and Daniel L. Fay

Chapter 2) Opportunity, Inequity, and America’s Story: Intersections With
Military-Connected Individuals in Higher Education, Andrew Q. Morse and Dani
Molina

Chapter 3) The Journey or the Destination: Exploring Engagement Patterns of
Disabled Student Veterans, Amanda Kraus, R. Cody Nicholls, and James S. Cole

Chapter 4) Mental Health and Academic Functioning of Student Servicemembers and
Veterans in Higher Education: The Importance of Social Support, Adam E. Barry,
Shawn D. Whiteman, and Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth



Section II: Student Veterans in the 21st Century: Programs and Academic
Outcomes


Chapter 5) Serving Those Who Served: Promising Institutional Practices and
America’s Military Veterans, Dani Molina and Tanya Ang

Chapter 6) Navigating Toward Academic Success: Peer Support for Student
Veterans, Michelle Kees, Brittany Risk, Chrysta Meadowbrooke, Jane L. Spinner,
and Marcia Valenstein

Chapter 7) Completing the Mission II: A Study of Veteran Students’ Progress
Toward Degree Attainment in the Post-9/11 Era, Wendy A. Lang and Tom O’Donnell

Chapter 8) Academic Outcomes and the Million Records Project, Chris Andrew Cate

Chapter 9) Where Do They Fit? Applying the Conceptual Model of Nontraditional
Undergraduate Student Attrition to Student Veterans, Ryan L. Van Dusen

Chapter 10) Essential Practices for Student Veterans in the California
Community College System, Wayne K. Miller II



Section III: Summary, Implications, and Recommendations

Chapter 11) What Next? Charting the Course Before Moving Off the Radar, David
DiRamio

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