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Press Herald covers multicultural graduation celebration with story, video

The Portland Press on May 2, 2012 covered Tuesday night's Multicultural and International Graduation Celebration at the University of Southern Maine in Portland, which recognized the achievements of the multicultural student population from the USM, the University of New England and Southern Maine Community College. 

UNE medical biology student Shirwac Hussain Ali '12, a native of Somalia, was interviewed about his life and future plans.

UNE students Veneranda Kirway '12, medical biology; Bailey Booras '14, political science; Melissa Hue '15, medical biology; Chinonye Okeke '15, biochemistry/pre-pharmacy;  Amanda Madu '13, biochemistry; and Jessica Breslin '15, laboratory science, performed a east African-inspired dance, which is featured in a video with the Press Herald story.

Posted on: 05/02/2012

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