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November 1, 2013

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October 31, 2013

The recent crisis in Washington, D.C., has once again laid bare the deep polarization and partisan divisions among our elected leaders. This political climate makes civic education both more challenging and increasingly important: teaching tomorrow’s leaders to be informed, responsible citizens emer...

October 24, 2013

Some Standley Lake High students received a big honor from PeaceJam.

October 16, 2013

Click here to learn more about the four categories of awards!

October 14, 2013

The U.S. military’s decision to stop paying financial aid for active-duty service members during the shutdown is jeopardizing their academic progress and forcing some to withdraw from classes, according to officials at colleges with large military populations.

October 10, 2013

A collaborative project involving the University of Northern Colorado lets college students study anthropology while making a difference in their community.

October 3, 2013

The Mission Continues (TMC) sponsors Veterans’ enrollment in a 6-month service and leadership program. Fellows dedicate themselves to serving in their community, volunteering for at least 20 hours a week in a community organization to address issues like homelessness, illiteracy, and unemployment. T...

October 3, 2013



This isn’t a story about war, about the wounds—both visible and invisible—that soldiers are left to carry after war, or the trauma that goes hand in hand with being a soldier.  You won’t find details of battle or unsettling imagery in this tale.  This story is about strength and determination beyond the experience of war; this story embodies the power of self-identity as a veteran.  It’s a story of integrating the person that you once were with the person you are now...