Skip to content

First Afghan students graduate University

June 4, 2011

32 Afghan students celebrated their graduation yesterday from the American University of Afghanistan.

The students, including eight women, received bachelor’s degrees in business, information technology, computer science, political science, and public administration. These Afghan students have made history as they are the American University of Afghanistan’s first graduating class.

U.S. Ambassador Karl W. Eikenberry congratulates one of the 32 graduates at the first-ever graduation ceremony at the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul on May 26, 2011. Photo: US Embassy

United States Ambassador Karl Eikenberry participated in the ceremony and gave the keynote speech. First Lady Michelle Obama sent a congratulatory letter and former First Lady Laura Bush produced a video message that was played on two projectors.

To read the rest of this story on the Good Afghan News website, click HERE, or on the image above.

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: