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Recently Blind Veterans use New Invention for College Prep

November 15, 2011

BOISE -- A local organization dedicated to helping put wounded veterans through college faced an unexpected challenge with its first group of five student veterans: Three of them are visually impaired and require extra training, tools, and technology before they can even set foot in a classroom.

The Wyakin Warrior Foundation is the group now helping all five of those veterans, and mentors are pioneering new ways to teach and help those veterans who are recently blind.

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