Comments for: Portland resident escapes war-torn Somalia, earns criminal justice degree from UMPI

Posted May 18, 2013, at 5:28 p.m.
Last modified May 18, 2013, at 5:49 p.m.

PRESQUE ISLE | At college commencement ceremonies across the country, it is not unusual to hear stories about students who have overcome tremendous obstacles in order to receive their degrees. Some have fled war-torn countries, worked several jobs to pay for school or attended college in an area where …

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