Brandeis HS student recognized for speaking on state panel

April 25, 2017

Naomi Alyafei, a senior at Brandeis HS, was invited to participate as a student panelist at the 2017 Winter Governance and Legal Seminar hosted by Texas Association of School Boards in Corpus Christi. She shared her own journey of living in Yemen, Qatar, Dubai, and Indonesia before moving to the United States three years ago, speaking very little English. Alyafei plans to study biomedical engineering as an undergraduate and continue on to medical school to become a doctor.