WVU College of Law students Brad DeFlumeri and Alex Jonese represented Jeremy Marx, who served six deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan as a medic in the 75th Ranger Regiment.
Being responsible for the lives of fellow soldiers inspired Marx to become a doctor. After retiring from the Army, he was admitted to Georgetown University School of Medicine and was awarded a scholarship from the Pat Tillman Foundation.
The scholarship defrayed some of the costs of medical school, but significant expenses remained, so Marx applied for Post-9/11 GI Bill educational benefits. He had already earned his bachelor’s degree on the GI Bill, but was entitled to additional benefits because of injuries he received on active duty.Read Full Story Here