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Fort Carson Graduates 11th UA Veterans in Piping class

Fort Carson holds graduation for 11th UA Veterans in Piping class

The United Association Veterans in Piping Program (UA VIP)...

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UA VIP welding student sees program as “fresh start” to civilian life

Many military members looking ahead to transitioning out of the military and into civilian life don’t quite know what to...

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Future is bright for Army Infantryman completing the UA VIP program

U.S. Army Infantryman Danny Head was deployed once to Desert Storm and twice to Afghanistan throughout his 20 years in the...

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Fort Carson Graduates 10th Welding Class

For members of the United Association Veterans in Piping Program at Fort Carson, the rigorous welding course is about to pay...

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The ‘Who, What, Where, When, Why and How’ of the UA VIP Program

The United Association (UA) Veterans in Piping (VIP) Program is an award-winning program that offers high quality skills...

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Catching Up With Brian Kirby, A UA VIP Graduate

After serving his country for 13 years in the United States Army, Brian Kirby was ready to transition to civilian life and...

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Another 16 Transitioning Military Members Graduate from the UA VIP Program

For many members of the military, transitioning back into civilian life and finding meaningful, permanent employment can be...

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Graduates from Fort Cason UA’s Veterans in Piping Program find Success

Sixteen Fort Carson service members are better prepared for the next phase of their lives following military service after...

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The UA is the perfect fit for Fort Carson VIP Graduates

Colorado Senator Cory Gardner arrived on September 11, 2015, to congratulate the latest group of soldiers who were graduating...

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Catching Up with Three VIP Graduates One Year Later

“I love my job!” exclaimed Willie Nazario, who has been on the job for one year working for Olson Plumbing and Heating in...

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