Recent P-CEP Grad Excels in Summer Internship
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The summer before college is usually spent by recent high school graduates working in either the fast food or retail industry. Not so for 2017 P-CEP grad, Omar Abdel-Baqui. He landed a summer internship at the Detroit Free Press. Omar started out editing, but did such an impressive job, he was asked to write articles. In fact, one of his articles, Detroit's Chandler Park turns 100 and, boy, is there a party planned, landed on the front page of the July 28, 2017 edition with the byline: Omar Abdel-Baqui, Detroit Free Press Special Writer Published 11:08 p.m. ET July 28, 2017.
Congratulations to Omar and all of his accomplishments!