Haitian student Ralph Gedeon triumphs over tragedy, graduates from Rockland Community College

Ralph Gedeon was taking classes at a Port-au-Prince

Ralph Gedeon was taking classes at a Port-au-Prince engineering school when a massive earthquake rocked the island nation on Jan. 12, 2010. (May 18, 2014 5:33 PM)

A 26-year-old Haitian student who moved to the US to finish his studies after surviving an earthquake graduated from Rockland Community College today.

Ralph Gedeon was taking classes at a Port au Prince engineering school when a massive earthquake rocked the island nation on Jan. 12, 2010.

His US sponsor, Ayal Lindeman, met Gedeon while working as a disaster relief nurse in Haiti. ...

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