Student Veteran Michael Chambers Hopes to Help Others with UK Nursing Degree

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 18, 2017) — As a medic in the United States Army, Michael Chambers already accomplished a great deal before arriving at the University of Kentucky.

But he says completing the MedVet BSN program at the UK College of Nursing will mean the world to him.

Discover why earning this degree at UK is so special to the Clarksville, Tennessee, native by watching the video above. 

This video is the first in a five-part series highlighting student veterans at the University of Kentucky.  During the coming weeks, these student veterans will be honored by UK Athletics during UK men's basketball games at Rupp Arena. 

For more information about student veterans at the University of Kentucky, visit the Veterans Resource Center website.  


UK Honors Student Veteran Michael Chambers
UK Honors Student Veteran Michael Chambers

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