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Janitor to Ivy League Grad

I needed some inspiration today, so thought I'd share this article.

Last May, the age of 52, Gac Filipaj graduated from Columbia University. He put himself through school by working as a janitor at the college during the evenings. It took him 12 years. Next up? Plans for a masters degree, and no intention of quitting his job.

"If a job is honest," he says, "there's no shame in it."

No excuses from me today, I'm just going to go for it!
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