A couple of weeks ago, The Spokesman-Review printed a fascinating article by Rachel Toor, professor of creative writing at Eastern Washington University, called "Teaching Vets; Learning Even More." The timing was interesting as our grandson, who did two tours in the Marines in Afghanistan, was recently named in the paper being on the Honor Roll at another college. He didn't even know it until his grandfather called him. He was thrilled and is eager to graduate soon, the first one on his father's side to graduate from college. It hasn't been easy.
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