Saturday, February 9, 2008

78 Year Old College Junior


If the fear of returning to school is holding you back, here is someone you want to know about - 78 year-old, college junior, Charles William Dodd.

Dodd, at 75 years, was one of the oldest freshman ever to enroll at Winston Salem State University. He is an Elementary Education major who responded to the shortage of male teachers in elementary schools.

"I mix and mingle and I am not looked at as an oddity; everyone is very courteous to me," says Dodd.

Learn more about this septuagenarian at Black College Wire.

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