More than 60 years ago, Barbara Giacino left Syracuse University a few credits shy of her degree in order to get married and raise her family. At 84, she decided she really wanted to finish up her coursework, so she did. This week, she returned to the Central New York campus to, at long last, receive her diploma.
We’re excited about the relaunch of the one-of-a-kind Growing Bolder Magazine. It’s bigger, better, and bolder than ever.
Growing Bolder Founder and CEO Marc Middleton has been named one of the top swimmers in the world in his age group. Find out how your stories inspired him to return to the pool after a 35-year absence and get inspired to find a new or rediscover an old passion in your life.
Do you celebrate birthdays in big ways? Growing Bolder Executive Producer Jackie Carlin is celebrating her birthday today and is looking to some previous GB stories for big inspiration.
What are the most important innovations that helped create the modern world? Writer Steven Johnson discusses his book and PBS special “How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World” and describes our tremendous leaps forward over the past several decades.