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Back to college after 74-year gap proves you're never too old to learn

91-year-old U of A online student, Jim Chaffins (Source: UA News) 91-year-old U of A online student, Jim Chaffins (Source: UA News)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

This amazing story proves that it is never too late to go back to school and continue your education. 

"I'm a 91-year-old freshman at the University of Arizona enrolled in online classes," Jim Chaffins said in a UA News story. "I enjoy it very much, but, like I tell people, it's not the destination. It's the trip. The getting there." 

The Navy veteran and Green Valley resident is back in school after a 74-year gap, and is attending the University of Arizona online.  

Read more about Chaffins' journey to becoming a U of A student HERE

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