Category: Amy Street

Mom goes to war: Balancing personal and family lives with wartime

May 21st, 2014 in 2014, Amy Street, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Amy Street, School of Medicine

Stacy Keyte had just re-enlisted in the National Guard in 2004 when she got pregnant with her son, Caleb. He was a year old when she got a call at her job at a local bank. She was being deployed to Iraq…

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“We have never seen women return from war with combat experience, almost any time in U.S. history, like we have in the last 10 years.”

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‘Clear threat’: Reports of military sexual assault leap 50 percent

May 8th, 2014 in 2014, Amy Street, Newsmakers, RESEARCH @ BU, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Amy Street, School of Medicine

Reports of sexual assault in the military leapt by 50 percent last year, according to a much-anticipated Pentagon study that came out last week…

Expert quote:

“That’s very high, and certainly too high. If I saw those from any sample in any setting I would say that’s too high.”

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