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Back to School

The amount of retired and aging folks going back to school is such an extraordinary thing. A true inspiration for a younger generation.

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I was truly inspired by this NYTimes piece back in 2008, but have recently read lots more about aging + retired folks returning to school for Undergraduate and Graduate degrees. Here's to hoping I'll make the move towards my Ph.D. in my 60s or 70s!


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That's a great thing. Close to my city, exist a special university for people who are retired. To become mebers is very cheap, because the teachers are also retired peoples ! Ageing people are full of experience and knowlegde. Be able to share our knowlegde is a very nice opportunitie to be able to keep the feeling of being usefull !

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