Jen Carver Comer
Jen Carver Comer, Army Specialist
Name: Jen Carver Comer
Birth date: May 1, 1984
Lives: Riverdale, Utah
College: Weber State University, senior majoring in social work and criminal justice
Goal: Will graduate in spring 2013, and plans to pursue graduate degrees.
Service: U.S. Army 2002-2007, served tours in Iraq in 2003 and 2005.
Four years of academia have prepared Iraq student veteran Jen Carver Comer for this moment, but it’s a bit intimidating, nonetheless. Continue reading
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Veteran Jen Carver Comer sits at a table, notes for a social work class on her laptop screen, a Dr. Pepper and miniature candy-bar wrappers in wads to her left. She’s studying, but she’s not. Continue reading
Jen Comer talks fast, drilling the arcane Robert’s Rules of Order into her fellow student senators at Weber State University. Comer, 28, is in her element, nearly 10 years after she first went to Iraq as a young soldier. Continue reading
Jen Carver is getting married in three days, and the stories she and Erica Yohner share as they speed north from the Salt Lake City airport in Carver’s new Jeep Wrangler Unlimited are mostly about men — even if they are war stories. Continue reading
Moundsville, West Va. – The scene was all play-acting. But something about hearing the whap-whap-whap of the rescue helicopter and seeing boots on the ground hustling a “wounded” comrade aboard set Army veteran Jen Carver on edge. Continue reading
OGDEN, Utah — A confession alone is never enough for a conviction. But who would confess to a crime he did not commit? asks the professor. Jen Carver, a Grape Crush and a textbook open before her in a front-row … Continue reading