Celebrating ASU's veterans
In honor of Veteran's Day, Arizona State University is holding a Salute to Service celebration that runs through Nov. 14.
ASU is one of the country’s premier institutions for veterans. The university has been named a military-friendly school for six consecutive years and is one of the nation’s best colleges for veterans, according to a 2014 ranking.
Here, ASU takes a look at some of its remarkable veterans.
After a traumatic brain injury in Afghanistan, veteran Evan Benson wasn't sure he could remember well enough to succeed in college.
Beau Bock credits his experiences in the U.S. Army and at ASU with putting his life on an upward trajectory.
Hillary Ceja is a mother of two young sons, a full-time nutrition student and vice president of the Student Veterans Association at Arizona State University.
Inspired by his advice from his commanding officer, Marine Corps veteran Jonathan Cudo decided to go back to school and is now enrolled at ASU's Polytechnic School, with an interest in aeronautical engineering.
Ever since his first visit to an air show and seeing the cockpit of an F-14 Tomcat, Michael Fagan wanted to become a Naval Aviator.
After eight years in the U.S. Army, Sergeant First Class Andrew J. Goettl decided to come home to Arizona and pursue a career with the Army National Guard while furthering his education by attending classes at Arizona State University.
Air Force veteran Patrick Harris, who chose ASU for its music education program and the Pat Tillman Veterans Center, hopes to share his enthusiasm for music with others.
Growing up in a family of military men, R. J. Mitchell had one goal in mind: to be a warrior in service to his country. Two weeks before his 21st birthday, he proudly became a U.S. Marine.
After serving in the U.S. Marine Corps for nine years, Joanna Sweatt set her sights on a degree from Arizona State University.
Gordon D. Wishon completed his 20-year military career as chief information officer at the Air Force Institute of Technology, a position he now holds at Arizona State University.