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Digging Deeper: Serving Student Veterans

Penn State President Eric Barron and guests Andrew Huling, president of the Student Veteran’s Organization; Melissa Valdes, president of the Penn State chapter of Omega Delta Sigma, a national veteran’s fraternity; and Olivia Washington, president of the Service Women’s Advocacy Group, discuss what the University can do to address the unique challenges veteran and active-duty military students face.

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Penn State President Eric Barron talks with Stephanie Lanza, director of The Edna Benett Pierce Prevention Research Center and Glenn Sterner, assistant professor of criminal justice, about the opioid crisis and what Penn State is doing to help.


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Posted on February 25, 2016

President Barron continues the discussion on serving student veterans with two representatives from the Office of Veterans Programs: Brian Clark, director of the Office and Renee Thornton-Roop, a counselor and chair of the Military and Veteran Support Services Committee.


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