The Clarion

Veterans Club offers support

Alyssa Washington, Staff Writer

October 1, 2015

The Veterans Club mission is to provide a place for veterans to transition to civilian life, create friendships and to build a strong community among veterans. Along with coffee, the club also offers fun activities and service projects. The veterans’ service space is located on the second floor...

Stolen valor: Veterans fight a battle at home

Stolen Valor

Mike Alexander, Copy Editor

March 30, 2015

On Feb. 21, 2015, a military veteran noticed something odd about Lieutenant Michael Cipriani of the United States Army sitting across from him at the Baltimore Washington National Airport. The veteran struck up a friendly conversation with the lieutenant; thanking him for his service and commenting on...

Remembering veterans

David Feyen, Social Media Editor

November 12, 2014

Veteran’s Day is a federal holiday that was created to honor those who served during battles defending the Unites States of America against enemies, foreign and domestic.  More specifically, it celebrates the end of WWI at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918. Woodrow Wilson was...

Knueve helps veterans achieve success at college

David Feyen, Social Media Editor

November 12, 2014

Madison College is a higher institution that has the interest of veterans in mind.  This interest in ensures the success of veterans and is transparent in the hiring of Kelly Knueve as the Navigator for Veteran Services. With a Masters in Counseling Psychology, her sole mission is to ensure the success...

College to hold event in remembrance of 9/11

Daniel Herron, Multimedia Editor

September 10, 2013

September 11th is remembered as one of the darkest days in history as thousands of people lost their lives to terror attacks in 2001. To honor those who were injured, lost their lives or lost loved ones, the college will have the 9/11 Veterans and First Responders Appreciation event at Unity Park, right...

Students give back

Students and staff participate in a Veterans dinner on Sept. 11.

Ellie Dahlquist, Opinion Editor

October 9, 2012

Two men sat outside of Porchlight: Solutions To Homelessness, a residential establishment designated for veterans. One man was an Air Veteran who fought in Vietnam and prefers to stay anonymous. The other man C.J., served in the Panama conflict of 1989. These two veterans discussed very serious issues...

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