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Caleb S. Cage: Higher education is key for veterans

Last week, President Barack Obama recognized Western Nevada College when he released his “eight keys to success” for student veterans.

He noted that at “Western Nevada College, for example, the school hosts a ‘Veterans Orientation’ to make sure returning service members begin college on the right track, and that every veteran has a counselor assigned to work with him or her on adjusting to the classroom environment, performance expectations, personal challenges and program completion.”

The recognition is appreciated, and more developments to improve success for student veterans are in the works.

The president’s remarks represent a nationwide effort aimed at …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Aug 20, 2013 12:06PM Published Aug 19, 2013 11:07PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.