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Wangmo Recounts Her Escape from Tibet at Eight

Interview with Pasang Wangmo, a freshman at Oxford College, Emory University, GA who shares her success story. Wangmo said that she escaped Tibet, on foot, when she was only eight years old. She came to the United States in 2003 after her initial studies at Tibetan Children’s Village in India. After graduating from Albany High, Bay Area this past summe, Wangmo is currently studying at Emory University, aiming to become a Neurologist or a Neuro-Surgeon at the completion of her studies.