A high school graduate in Charlotte, North Carolina,
Lemaat Michael has received invitations to attend many of the United States’
major universities, Stanford, Harvard, Princeton, Duke, the University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill and Spellman College.
Lemaat received A's in all of her courses, graduated at the
top of her class and was valedictorian at her high school’s graduation
ceremonies. She chose Stanford
University and plans to go to medical school and become a pediatrician. She was born Eritrea and was interviewed by
Tewelde of the Tigrigna service.