Donny Spradling works in his Columbia home

August 20, 2009 | 8:01 p.m. CDT
Navy veteran Donny Spradling works at his Columbia home. Spradling will attend MU this fall. Nearly half a million veterans are expected on college campuses this year as part of a new GI Bill that has many schools re-examining their services for soldiers-turned-students.

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