96-Year-Old South Bay Veteran Earns Degree at USC

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We love this article by the Manhattan Beach Patch on Alfonso Gonzalez, a South Bay WWII veteran who just completed his bachelors of arts in zoology at 96 years old! Gonzalez was only one unit away from earning his degree, which he thought he had completed in 1953.  He reached out to USC to see what he could do to complete the last unit!

His determination and efforts is a great example of never giving up on education, no matter how old you are. Read the entire article here!