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The first woman to graduate

Not many people know that the first woman to graduate was from Venice. Her name was Elena Cornaro, and she was the daughter of a wealthy noble man.

She studied several humanities subjects such as History, Theology and Philosophy. She also obtained a Philosophy degree  from the University of Padua.


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