Meeting Archive:
Bubbling Issues Regarding Military-Connected Students


Meeting Description:
Join MCMC Manager Sara Appel and guest presenter Lauren Augustine, vice president of government affairs for Student Veterans of America. She will address the past year's issues that greatly affected student servicemembers and veterans in postsecondary education, from the passing of the Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2018 to the Forever GI Bill processing delays. What focus points will be seen for student servicemembers and veterans in 2019? She will highlight potential successes and challenges for this group of students in the year ahead.
 
The hour-long presentation will include time for questions/answers.
  
This webinar session will be recorded and archived on MHEC's YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/user/mhec12
 
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Details
Date: Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Time: 01:00 PM CST
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Mary Roberson
 Presenter Information
Sara Appel
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Multi-State Collaborative on Military Credit Manager
Midwestern Higher Education Compact

Lauren Augustine
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Vice President of Government Affairs 
Student Veterans of America