Women in Defense

Front & Center with Patrick Mondaca

Ashley's War

Front and Center with the VFW-SVA Fellowship Program

I’ve written before about why internships, fellowships, and volunteering can be valuable aspects in a career development plan. Today, I’m focusing on a specific fellowship, whose application window is currently open, to illustrate some of the advantages of a…

The NDAA: What Is It and Why Should You Care?

The National Defense Authorization Act, or NDAA for those of you who love a good acronym, is Congress’s yearly opportunity to have its way with the Department of Defense. The massive bill (last year’s was almost 1,000 pages long!)…

Do the Math!

Recently I was chatting with a fellow veteran about career plans. During the conversation, he mentioned that he hadn’t completed his AA degree, and he thought that was holding him back. It turns out that he is only three…