Education

Education
Flags are unfurled during an event at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. On Thursday, 35 veterans groups came together in Washington to reach some consensus on changes to the Post-9/11 GI Bill and restart their activity on Capitol Hill. (CARLOS BONGIOANNI/STARS AND STRIPES)
From Stripes.com

Feuding veterans groups find agreement on four proposed changes to the GI Bill

Education
May 20, 2017
WASHINGTON — After their public disagreement stalled a congressional hearing last month, 35 veterans groups came together Thursday in Washington to reach some consensus on changes...
123RF
From Stripes.com

Girls' Softball: Kinnick rallies past Seoul for crown

Education
May 18, 2017
KADENA AIR BASE, Okinawa – After a four-year absence, Faith Hughes and Kala Mahan helped put Nile C. Kinnick softball back atop the Far East Division I Tournament heap.
Matthew C. Perry players gather round the banner after beating Yokota 2-1 for the first Far East Division II Baseball Tournament title in school history. (CHARNISE KEY/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
From Stripes.com

Baseball: Perry's arms carry it to tourney triumph

Education
May 18, 2017
CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea – Call Dominick Whitener and Matthew C. Perry’s baseball team the Comeback Kids, especially where their arch-rival Yokota is concerned.

Two DoDEA students selected as 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars

Education
May 18, 2017
ALEXANDRIA, VA — May 17, 2017 — The Department of Defense Education Activity takes great pleasure in announcing the selection of two students as 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars....
Seoul American junior RHP Joshua Gagnet.
From Stripes.com

Baseball: Winning arms race is key for baseball tourneys

Education
May 13, 2017
CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa – Baseball coaches can sometimes be fanatical when it comes to numbers. There are plenty of those on offense, but there’s also errors and pitch counts on...
Leah Bebout is one of two senior pitchers with four years on the roster of a Kubasaki team that won twice during the regular season against three-time defending Far East Division I Tournament champion Kadena, but has never won a Far East tournament itself. (DAVE ORNAUER/STARS AND STRIPES)
From Stripes.com

Girls' Softball: Can Kadena make it four in a row?

Education
May 13, 2017
KADENA AIR BASE, Okinawa – Bryana Alexander has been down this road be-fore, chasing a repeat championship on the softball diamond. But the senior infielder and her Kadena...