Nicholls named veterans coordinator

THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - Gilberto Burbante has been named coordinator of veterans services at Nicholls State University.

The former Marine and current Army National Guard officer will be responsible for implementing a program for student-veterans at the Thibodaux university.

Burbante is a native of Morgan City and veteran of the Iraq war.

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