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Case Study: Veterans education in Colorado – How funds may be calculated

As a Veteran in Colorado, you may be entitled to some amazing education and housing benefits through the GI Bill, Post 9/11 Bill, and others. Your family may also be able to take advantage of these benefits to pursue education options, launch a new career, or round out skills that can help someone be more productive at a current job.

Recently, a prospective student and Veteran came to Digital Workshop Center (DWC) and needed more information on how tuition for our classes would be paid for through GI Bill education benefits. The language of these benefits is long and confusing for anyone to read. After speaking with our Veterans education representative from the VA, DWC staff compiled some answers to common tuition questions.

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What we learned from the Talent 2.0 report

Last month, the Fort Collins Chamber of Commerce, several workforce centers, and key educational institutions across the state held a meeting called ‘Talent 2.0’. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the findings of a Talent 2.0 report provided by the Fort Collins Chamber and many key partners.

From the meeting a Talent 2.0 regional workforce strategy was created, along with several action items to help close the skills gap in Northern Colorado.

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Useful Links for Veterans – GI Bill and Education Benefits

If you are a Vet in Colorado, you may have GI Bill benefits available for education. Digital Workshop Center (DWC) is approved to help you earn a certificate, complete a bootcamp, or up-skill based on the latest software trends.

Navigating through the maze of Veteran education information is not a simple task. DWC staff has been working closely with Veteran Education specialists across Colorado for many months, and we are happy to provide some useful information for Veterans and their families as they look for career options after service.

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How to be Selective with Color: An Expert’s Photoshop Adjustment Secret

Vibrant color is one of the most important trademarks of my photography. I love viewing the lush variegated green tones of forest scenes, the luminescent red clouds in a sunset sky or the piercing blue eyes of a portrait subject. I’d like to share my favorite Photoshop secret for enhancing the color of my images. In fact, I use this adjustment on almost all of my photos before uploading them to the Web or making prints.

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Selections and That Darn Lasso Tool

Let’s start with the most basic of all selection tools, The Lasso Tool. This is the most talked about and hated tool in the tool bar. But here are some easy tips to make it a little more easy to use.

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GI Bill Veterans Education Benefits in Colorado

Following a comprehensive review and certifying process, Digital Workshop Center (DWC) is approved to receive Veterans education benefits across Colorado. Joining a selective list of eligible training providers in Colorado, Digital Workshop Center will provide Veterans with live, hands-on skills training for career and job skills.

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