The Orion

Coming home but left behind

Illustration by Trevor Moore

Megan Mann

February 10, 2015

I'm just going to come right out and address the elephant in the room. Post-traumatic stress disorder is a real monster and big problem for members of the military. It is not battle fatigue or some screwed-up side effect of honor, but a horrible aftermath of war or other traumatic events. ...

Programs tackle veteran illness

Juni Banerjee-Stevens, counselor at the Counseling and Wellness Center. Photo credit: Yessenia Funes

Yessenia Funes

May 8, 2014

Chico State student veterans face the same struggles as veterans nationwide, but unlike at the national level, statistics don't exist for their culture. Larry Langwell, the coordinator at the Veterans Affairs Office on campus, works with these students every day. "I'm a veteran myself,” h...

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