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  • Introductory courses on campus life help veterans navigate the unfamiliar terrain of a college environment while academic classes set aside for veterans are designed to help them learn in smaller settings and alongside peers with similar backgrounds.

    This photo taken Oct. 15, 2012 shows University of Iowa senior and Afghanistan veteran Dan Tallon of Davenport, Iowa, right, talking about the Korean war veteran he interviewed for a class project during his Life After War: Post-Deployment Issues class at the University of Iowa campus in Iowa City, Iowa. Colleges and universities are beginning to offer veterans-only classes that cater to a populations that tends to be older, more experienced and farther removed from the classroom.
    LAST UPDATE : Dec 11, 2012, 8:00 AM EST
  • A man carries freshly caught fish to sell in Old Havana, Cuba, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012.

    Announcement comes as nation carries out a free market experiment, including plan to fire 1 million state workers and allow more entrepreneurship.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 10, 2012, 7:00 PM EST