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First Veteran Higher Education Event Connects Prospective Students with More Than 40 Campuses

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | 10:00am

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Department of Veterans Services Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder in partnership with Tennessee Higher Education Commission Executive Director Russ Deaton and Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan hosted the first statewide Veteran Higher Education Event at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center in Clarksville on Tuesday, July 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (CDT).

Representatives from more than 40 campuses from across the state offered information about resources and services available to assist potential student veterans, service members and dependents with accessing educational benefits during their pursuit of a college degree.  This one stop shop event was organized to equip prospective students to get the information they need to decide which campus is best suited for their future professional career goals.

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