After spending more than 26 years as a Navy SEAL before enrolling at UT in January 2017, he’s come to realize that it’s much more than that.
He knows it’s a day to express gratitude to other veterans who have served as well as his buddies who are still serving. It’s also a day that causes him to reflect on how his own military service taught him about the world and helped make him the person he is today.
Bruce, a 48-year-old senior majoring in history and minoring in political science, grew up in a military family on a century farm near Mount Juliet in Wilson County, Tennessee. His mother and father were both teachers.
Source: Student Veteran Reflects on Experience as a Navy SEAL | The Tennessee