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Matheos Mesfin ’15 is helping students wade through the American higher education system

Matheos Mesfin traveled to the United States in 2007, coming from Ethiopia to reunite with his mother, who had lived here for some time. He enrolled in a D.C. public school, an educational transition that was a real culture shock. It was a school with a metal detector, something he hadn’t encountered in his homeland.

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The Washington Post