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How to save for your child's college education

Military parents understand the importance of saving for their child's college education. However, with tuition rising steadily, you may not...

JROTC cadets carefully maneuver an obstacle at the leadership reaction course, Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Grafenwoehr, Germany.  MARTIN EGNASH/STARS AND STRIPES

Leadership camp challenges Europe JROTC cadets to face their fears

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany – Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps cadets from across DODEA-Europe converged at the Grafenwoehr Training Area this...

Coping with standardized testing systems when you change schools

Whether it's your first move or your fifth, even the most organized military parents need help navigating a new school district's standardized...

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Help UTR give lost moments of connection back to military families

A well-worn rocking chair sits in the center of our sons' shared bedroom. Even though growth spurts have made relaxing in it with both boys on my...

 After lowering the American flag for the last time, Bitburg High School JROTC students Madison Tulik, from left, Louis Cruz, Nicole Keyser and Evann Richardson fold the flag before presenting it to principal Jennifer Remoy, Thursday, June 8, 2017. MICHAEL ABRAMS/STARS AND STRIPES

Bitburg High School closes doors after 60 years

BITBURG, Germany — The Bitburg Barons will soon take their place in DODEA Europe lore as Bitburg High School closes next week after 60 years.

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7 tips and tricks to tackle the transition back to the US for college

Starting college or university can be just as terrifying as it is exciting. The whole experience is full of the unknown. There’s so much...

Dear recent high school grads: Don’t waste your summer

Dear Recent High School Graduates:

You’ve no doubt been receiving round after round of congratulations, so let me add mine. Congratulations...

Flohmarkt Flip - Table linens to Tooth Fairy pillow

No matter what flea market I go to, someone always has some sort of table linens: tablecloths, placemats, runners … You name it! And they’re...

College tuition and taxes: What you need to know

While college tuition and fees may break the bank, there is a silver lining. In many cases, at least some of the tuition, fees and even expenses...

5 easy tips to conquer college admissions

So you’re finally a (rising) senior. Congratulations! You’ve made it to a major milestone of your American teenage years. It’s your turn to rule...

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Army JROTC cadet leadership challenge at Grafenwoehr

Now that school is out, challenge yourself by signing up for the Army JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge (JCLC) at USAG Grafenwoehr June 18-25, 2017...

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