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K-State Today

February 11, 2014



DeGroat presents work on veterans' transition at national defense conference

By Art DeGroat

Art DeGroat, director of military affairs, was invited to present findings from his applied research of post-9/11 era military veterans transition to civilian life at the national Association of Defense Communities Installation Innovation Conference. The conference was Feb. 9-12 in San Antonio, Texas. 

DeGroat's presentation, "Transition of Displaced Defense Workers," was delivered to more than 300 civic, military and business leaders from 240 communities with a major military presence.