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