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From Soldier To Student: One Group Helps Idaho Veterans Adapt To Student Life

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One of the biggest draws of the military for young Americans is the promise of a low-cost college experience. Veterans are becoming a growing segment of college students, but there can be some challenges when transitioning from the military to student life. In advance of Veterans Day, we talk with an Army vet at the University of Idaho about her experience from soldier to student. 

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Gemma is the host of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show which broadcasts live Monday-Friday at noon. She is an award-winning journalist and has spent the majority of her broadcasting career in Idaho. Gemma was a television news anchor and reporter in Boise for close to 15 years. She came to Boise in 1999 to start Fox 12.