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Journalist Ellis Cose profiles the incredible journey of Abass Hassan Mohamed. Originally from Somalia, Mohamed managed to get the highest grade in all of northeastern Kenya on his secondary school completion exams, despite having spent much of his life in a Kenyan refugee camp. He will soon begin his junior year at Princeton University, where he is excelling—just as he has throughout his life. Cose takes listeners to the camp where Mohamed grew up. He also visits with Mohamed at Princeton, documenting the incredible transition he has made.

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