Category Archives: military

Two Guam Students

mp33/18/10 Two Guam Students

Eric O'Neal Joshua Brownhill

Meet two UMUC students on Guam: Eric O’Neal and Joshua Brownhill.

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Elmendorf Troops become Guam Students

mp32/22/10 Elmendorf Troops become Guam Students

F22s

Troops from Elmendorf AFB, Alaska were recently deployed to Guam in support of the F-22 Raptor stealth fighters. What to do in their down time? How about continue their education? This episode reports on how the Elmendorf troops became Guam UMUC students, on a very quick turnaround.

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UMUC Students: MCAS Iwakuni, Japan

mp38/7/09 UMUC Students: MCAS Iwakuni, Japan

We talk to some students at MCAS Iwakuni about their lives, their degree progress, and their impressions of UMUC.

Brandon Williams

Brandon Williams

Michiko Yasuda

Michiko Yasuda

Janina, Taeko, Vianca

Janina Narciso, Taeko Yokoyama, and Vianca Gomez

Romulus Dieujuste

Romulus Dieujuste

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Financial Aid for Servicemembers

mp37/31/09 Financial Aid for Servicemembers

Erica RamosErica Ramos (left) of Iwakuni recently received a special UMUC scholarship for spouses of servicemembers. We talk to her about her scholarship, and also to UMUC Asia Associate Director of Financial Aid Lisa Marrin about the programs available to defer the costs of your tuition and your textbooks.

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Poetry and “Powder”

12/8/08 Poetry and “Powder”

Powder

Lisa Bowden and Shannon Cain, editors of “Powder: Writing by Women in the Ranks, from Vietnam to Iraq“, contributor Rachel Vigil, and UMUC Asia faculty member Aleta Geib join Kelly to talk about the book.

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