90 year old Colette Bourlier, has just been awarded her doctorate. It took her 30 years to complete, but she was given high distinction for her for. She as an example that learning comes at an age and the perseverance earns success.
She did specific work on immigration in the latter part of the 20th century which seems all the more relevant today. What an inspiration!
Here’s the story: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/17/world/europe/doctorate-colette-bourlier-france.html?ref=world&_r=0