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DoD announces policy change on transfer of Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits

DoD announces policy change on transfer of Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits

| August 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Defense Department issued a substantive change today to its policy on the transfer by service members in the uniformed services of Post-9/11 GI Bill educational benefits to eligible family member recipients.

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IRS offers guidance on recent 529 education savings plan changes

IRS offers guidance on recent 529 education savings plan changes

| July 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Internal Revenue Service and Department of the Treasury today announced their intent to issue regulations on three recent tax law changes affecting popular 529 education savings plans.

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Army Guard Soldiers to see tuition assistance program changes

Army Guard Soldiers to see tuition assistance program changes

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Changes to the Army National Guard’s Tuition Assistance Program are set to go into effect Aug. 5, allowing Army Guard members immediate access to benefits after they complete basic and advanced individual training.

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HIDOE awarded grant to recruit transitioning and retired military

HIDOE awarded grant to recruit transitioning and retired military

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) was recently awarded a Hawaii Troops to Teachers (HTTT) grant.  

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DOD announces policy change on transfer of post-9/11 GI Bill benefits

DOD announces policy change on transfer of post-9/11 GI Bill benefits

| July 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Defense Department issued a substantive change today to its policy on the transfer by service members in the uniformed services of Post-9/11 GI Bill educational benefits to eligible family member recipients.

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Soldiers to be eligible for tuition assistance right after AIT

Soldiers to be eligible for tuition assistance right after AIT

| June 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers will no longer have to wait one year after completing their advanced individual training to receive tuition assistance.

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8th TSC helps generate jump rope ‘heart’

8th TSC helps generate jump rope ‘heart’

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from the 8th Special Troops Battalion, 8th Theater Sustainment Command volunteered at Gustav H. Webling Elementary School to support the annual Jump Rope 4 Heart event , here, Feb. 21.

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The gift of reading receives Soldier, White House inspiration

The gift of reading receives Soldier, White House inspiration

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Once again, Soldiers from the 25th Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, read to students in preschool through grade 5 at Daniel K. Inouye Elementary School, here, recently.

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Explore the opportunity of a college degree

Explore the opportunity of a college degree

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Many Soldiers join the Army with the intent of obtaining a college degree, climbing the promotion ladder and making a relatively effortless transition to civilian life. But active duty soldiering is a demanding full-time job that can make attending school a less-than-straightforward journey. The growing availability of online education has helped part-time and nontraditional students reach their goals, but figuring out when, where and how to start can be overwhelming. The counselors and education specialists at the Army Education Center, here, can help you prepare and develop a plan.

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Army Natural Resources team takes students on a virtual field trip

Army Natural Resources team takes students on a virtual field trip

| November 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Army protects endangered plants and animals throughout the Waianae and Koolau Mountains and has an active volunteer program.

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