Books

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See Me for Who I Am
Twenty personal, thought-provoking essays from young veterans seeking to bridge the gap that separates them from those they fought to protect.

The Call of Nursing

The Call of Nursing
Offers a rare glimpse into the professional lives of twenty-three nurses practicing around the U.S. and the world.

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Protecting Our Future
Volume 1 examines cyber threats and workforce needs in a variety of Critical Infrastructure Sectors and Subsectors.

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The Language of Men
A beautifully written memoir about a Vietnam vet father and the complicated legacy he leaves his son.

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Sanctuary of Illness
A powerful and personal inside tour of what happens when our arteries fail.

Protecting Our Future, Vol. 2

Protecting Our Future: Educating a Cybersecurity Workforce, Volume 2 completes the comprehensive examination of the cybersecurity threats to our nation.

Courageous Learning

Courageous Learning
Offers a closer look at the adult higher education landscape, the specific needs of adult learners, and the institutions taking those needs seriously.

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Shot
An honest portrayal of what it really takes to live with and manage type 1 diabetes, a chronic, life-threatening disease.

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Cybersecurity in Our Digital Lives explains vulnerabilities and responsibilities within social media, mobile, supply chain, C-Suite, Internet of Things, and more.

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Learning at the Speed of Light
Stories from 18 educators, visionaries, and tech geniuses from across the U.S. whose early ideas about access to higher education became known as online learning.

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Saving Troy
A glimpse into the harsh realities of the firefighters and paramedics of Troy, a down-at-the-heels, rust-belt city in upstate New York.

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America’s Broken Promise
Offers new ways for community colleges, which often struggle with competing missions, to bridge the achievement gap.

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Retire the Colors Thought-provoking stories from nineteen veterans and civilians who reveal rarely seen perspectives on the aftereffects of Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Competency-based Education & Assessment provides essential, preliminary direction in assessment in a competency-based education environment.

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