I started my college career rather late in life, and to be honest, I’m still going, even now, and I don’t imagine I’ll ever stop taking classes, even after I earn m degree. What makes me long for higher learning? Here are 7 reasons I love college as an adult…
1. I Get to Learn Something New
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Studies have shown that adults who continue to learn new things as they grow older tend to stay sharp, and that’s enough incentive for me to keep on learning! And it doesn’t even have to be something you learn in a college classroom — there are so many venues to new learning, like community centers, continuing education groups, and of course, friends!