QTD Italys Oldest College Grad

April 1, 2021
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“Knowledge is like a suitcase that I carry with me, it is a treasure.

96-yr-old Giuseppe Paterno recently became Italy's oldest college graduate. Paterno grew up in Sicily, served in the navy during WWII, and became a railway worker before his love of reading led him to sign up for classes at the University of Palermo in his 90s, graduating top of class (despite his age & a global pandemic).

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by Jenna Lee,