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AE Capital City Weekly This time last year, Nathan Block was in jail. A veteran who served two years in Iraq and three months in Afghanistan, when he returned he suffered from post traumatic stress disorder and had a hard time adjusting. He moved to Juneau to attempt to get away from it all, but ended up using drugs and robbing a downtown jewelry store. And then he ended up in jail.

'Flying University' launches inmates into better futures

Veteran Nathan Block stands on the UAS campus last week. Once an inmate at Lemon Creek, Block is now in his second semester at the college and hopes to get his PhD.
MARY CATHARINE MARTIN
Veteran Nathan Block stands on the UAS campus last week. Once an inmate at Lemon Creek, Block is now in his second semester at the college and hopes to get his PhD.
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