Veterans Resource Center

Student Veteran’s Desire to Serve Fueled by Military Experience, Parents’ Struggles

December 1, 2020

“The VRC helped lay the groundwork for my career, showed me where I’m heading and helped me get a foot in the door for federal jobs…I wouldn't have ended up in graduate school or get to where I am without working with the VRC team. They really care about their veterans and are essentially my family away from home.” Learn about how Sommarani Chan, a 2017 graduate in food and nutrition, now a master’s student in agriculture, obtained her internships with the USDA and National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration by visiting: