In a recent op-ed in The Hechinger Report, Catharine “Cappy” Hill, Ithaka S+R’s managing director, makes the case that selective colleges should make greater investments in veterans.

Cappy argues that improving access for those who serve at these institutions is important for three reasons: First, degree attainment is more likely, leading to the many benefits that higher education affords; second, students at these institutions often go on to be leaders in our society; and third, the role the military plays in support of our democracy must not be taken for granted.

We invite you to read the full article and explore Ithaka S+R’s efforts towards improving educational opportunities for veterans.