Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel spoke to members of the military during his visit to Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan this month. A program in downtown Kansas City, Kan., is helping returned veterans prepare for college.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel spoke to members of the military during his visit to Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan this month. A program in downtown Kansas City, Kan., is helping returned veterans prepare for college. Pablo Martinez Monsivais The Associated Press
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel spoke to members of the military during his visit to Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan this month. A program in downtown Kansas City, Kan., is helping returned veterans prepare for college. Pablo Martinez Monsivais The Associated Press

Veterans Upward Bound in downtown Kansas City, Kan., readies veterans for college

June 29, 2014 11:00 AM

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