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17-year-old will graduate from high school and Harvard this month

A 17-year-old Kansas boy who graduated from high school on Sunday now has his eyes set on Harvard – where he will graduate in just over a week. “I’m relieved to have a little bit of a head start,” Braxton Moral, who just graduated from Ulysses (Kansas) High School, told “Good Morning America.” “I thought it really broadened my horizons. It helped me understand new things and what I want to do [in life],” said the teen, who will receive his undergraduate degree from Harvard Extension School on May 30. Moral, who has been gradually taking classes at the Ivy League university since he was 11 years old, said the extension program allows students without certain prerequisites to enroll as long as they can prove they’re a ...