Topic: Veterans

McCombs School Partners with VA

Nov. 17, 2016
Department of Veterans Affairs

A program within the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin is teaming up with the Department of Veterans Affairs to improve services for veterans. 

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How to Improve Veterans’ Access to Quality Health Care

July 14, 2016
Nurse 830

The proposal by the Veterans Health Administration to expand the role and authority of nurses is laudable.

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We Need to do More for Military Spouses

May 20, 2016
Veterans

May is a month that honors our veterans in many different ways. But we still have work to do in how we recognize and support their families. Lawmakers can make a big difference in a few key ways.

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Veteran Treatment Courts Prioritize Recovery Over Punishment

March 16, 2016
Court

Texas needs to take more tangible steps to ensure veterans are honored with opportunity to achieve the best quality of life possible. That means supporting and expanding Veterans Treatment Courts.
 

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UT Student Research Sheds Light on Veterans’ Mental Health

Nov. 10, 2015
Army combat helmets

Texas is home to 1.7 million veterans, and many have mental health needs that are going untreated. To learn more about how Texas can support veterans’ mental health, six LBJ School students conducted a policy research project that has had a big impact.

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