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Where did Jane Goodall attend school?

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Jane Goodall earned a doctorate in ethology at Cambridge University, and later in 1965, she received her doctorate from Darwin College, Cambridge. She completed the doctorate after receiving advice from Louis Leakey.

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Jane Goodall played several notable roles including: primatologist, anthropologist and United Nations Messenger of Peace. As a little girl, she had great interest in learning about animals and Africa. She couldn't afford a university education, so she worked as a secretary for a film company. Later, she visited Kenya where she met Louis Leakey. In 1960, she moved to Tanzania, where she cared for chimpanzees. Her efforts earned her a worldwide reputation and several notable awards, such as the Kyoto Prize and Hubbard Medal.

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