In recognition of Veterans Day, American Military University asked some of our faculty members who served in the military to discuss the benefits of being a veteran, the greatest challenges they faced, what advice they would give new veterans, and the best way the public can thank veterans. Hear from seven of our faculty members about their experiences.
Returning to civilian life after being in the military is not an easy transition. AMU's Michelle Beshears writes about how her plans for a life of military service was disrupted after an unexpected medical discharged at the age of 29. Learn how she transitioned from the service to civilian life and how education helped her start a new career in academia.
AMU professor Michael Beshears writes about the turning point in his military career that prompted him to start thinking about what he wanted to do after his military service. Remember, it's never too late to earn a college degree that can help put you on path to a new career as a civilian.