Category Archives: Transition Navigator

8 Keys to Success

This week is the first week of classes at many of the Veterans in STEM partner colleges and universities. As co-principal investigator and project director, I would like to extend my welcome back to college/university. Veterans in STEM addresses each … Continue reading

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Welcome back…

To school that is.  It is that time again, Fall semesters will be starting any day now.  If you are anything like me you are not yet ready to relinquish your summer in exchange for lectures, course work, and exams. … Continue reading

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Soldiers Becoming Scientists – Article

Here’s a link to a great article on soldiers who transition from the military to college and then become scientists. This is what Veterans in STEM is all about — providing community and a sense of support for veterans who … Continue reading

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Veterans in STEM featured on NBC local news

Kudos to Veterans in STEM/KC-BANCS Transition Navigator Jamison Ryan on his first news media interview! Watch a short clip of Jamison on KSHB News. He got to the heart of what we do with the Veterans in STEM program. Jamison … Continue reading

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Some insight into Veterans in STEM

The program’s purpose is to provide assistance and support to Veterans who are transitioning from the military to getting degrees/employment in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). The schools our program works with include University of Missouri-Kansas City, Metropolitan … Continue reading

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Greetings from Jamison Ryan

Hello, my name is Jamison Ryan. I am from Kansas City, Missouri. I enlisted in the United States Navy in June of 2004 and served on Active Duty until 2009 as an Aviation Structural Mechanic on F/A-18C Hornets attached to … Continue reading

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