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Malia Obama to attend Harvard University after "gap year"

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WASHINGTON (AP) - First daughter Malia Obama will be taking some time off before heading to Harvard in 2017. She's taking a "gap year" between graduating high school and starting as a freshman at the Ivy league school. Malia turns 18 in July and is a senior at Sidwell Friends, an exclusive private school in the District of Columbia.

Her sister, 14-year-old Sasha is a Sidwell freshman. After leaving the White House, the Obamas say they'll stay in Washington a few more years so that Sasha can finish high school. Harvard is where the president and the first lady both earned law degrees.
 

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