Woman Obtains a College Degree 75 Years After Graduation by Paying the $5 Graduation Fee

This is one for the history books. Jessie White was supposed to graduate from Beal College in Bangor, Maine, in 1939, but a $5 transcript fee kept her from receiving her degree. Now 99 years old, White was finally awarded her degree in stenography and bookkeeping this week in a special ceremony hosted by the president of Beal College, Alan Stehle.

You can read more and watch a video at http://goo.gl/yUgw00.

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