Public speaker Mawi Asgedom met with students at Palatine High School during an all school assembly January 24. During his presentation, Asgedom spoke of the difficulties of his early childhood as an Ethiopian refugee through his families settling in the United States and his ultimate graduation from Harvard.
Counselor Judy Locher worked to bring Asgedom to PHS after hearing speak at the Illinois School Counselor Association Conference.
Township High School District 211
1750 S. Roselle Road
Palatine IL 60067