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The Clinton's are in town; Bill, Hillary, and Chelsea are challenging people to come up with new ideas for higher education.

A large and enthusiastic crowd of students greeted Hillary Clinton as she reached out to these young leaders and activists.

"How many have had a conversation in last 24 hours that made you think about something differently, something that gave you a different perspective, anybody meet anybody new you are going to be friends with and follow up with?," asked Hillary Clinton.

The former first lady, U.S. Senator and Secretary of State reminisced about growing up, going back to her early teens.

She introduced a panel spotlighting the crucial importance of education.

Bill Clinton took the stage, challenging students to remain focused and motivated.

"But I want all of you to remember that as with all great plans that promise change, the second most important moment is what happens after you come out with the ideas, and who will stand up and say "send me I will fight for that"," said Bill Clinton.

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