Wick Sloane has a moving Inside Higher Ed piece on young veterans in higher education. In case you were wondering, the total number of veterans enrolled at Yale, Princeton, and Williams is… zero.

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Jesse Singal is a former opinion writer for The Boston Globe and former web editor of the Washington Monthly. He is currently a master's student at Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Policy. Follow him on Twitter at @jessesingal.