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Veterans Affairs Secretary to Visit UH, Discuss Ed Support for Vets

·By civilbeat

Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki is meeting with University of Hawaii Interim President David Lassner and others to discuss various education support programs for veterans available on UH campuses. 

The main topic of discussion will be the new VetSuccess on Campus program, a collaboration between the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and colleges and universities across the country. It’s designed to provide student veterans a direct link to the VA department as they transition from their military experience, connecting the students with counselors on campus. The University of Hawaii at