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Pair Fights for College Credits for Military Training



by Monte Whaley

Colorado’s military veterans are frustrated that after years of service to their country they often are treated like recent high school graduates when they enter a college classroom.

They arrive older and wiser but with no credit for the time spent and skills acquired in highly technical and often dangerous fields, said Travis Weiner, a University of Colorado law student who served two terms in Iraq in the Army infantry.

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