Elenor Roosevelt was America's first lady married to the 32nd President of the United States: Franklin Delano Roosevelt. In the retelling of her life, Elenor did not have a college degree, and in fact, only attended school for a total of 3 years (age 15-18) before marring FDR at age 18. According to "The Elenor Roosevelt Papers Project, "She often told interviewers that her major regret was her lack of a college education."
Today, Jennifer Allossery, Encouragers' Office Administrator, is "taking the long walk" as she graduates with her BA in Business Administration.
You were brave enough to go after your dream for higher education, and you did it. It was not easy, it was a challenge. But like everything you do, you faced it with courage, commitment, passion, and purpose. You are a blessing to all of us and a gift from heaven.
28 "Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: 29 “Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.”