CBS2’s Lou Young interviews Fordham student Mathilde Freund, who this semester began her fourth decade of study.

Freund turned 100 years old during the summer break.

“As long as you are able, you should go and learn and read books, because you never know enough, and it’s very, very stimulating and very interesting, and it keeps your mind young,” Freund told CBS2.

Read more about Freund, a student at Fordham’s School for Professional and Continuing StudiesCollege at 60 program, at CBS2.


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