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  • Miami grad overcomes life of hardships

    Norberto Orellana is heading to medical school after excelling at School for Advanced Studies -- despite homelessness and medical problems that required several surgeries. His classmates didn't learn about his personal hardships until Norberto decided to do a TED Talk.

Norberto Orellana is heading to medical school after excelling at School for Advanced Studies -- despite homelessness and medical problems that required several surgeries. His classmates didn't learn about his personal hardships until Norberto decided to do a TED Talk. Jose A. Iglesias jiglesias@elnuevoherald.com
Norberto Orellana is heading to medical school after excelling at School for Advanced Studies -- despite homelessness and medical problems that required several surgeries. His classmates didn't learn about his personal hardships until Norberto decided to do a TED Talk. Jose A. Iglesias jiglesias@elnuevoherald.com

Homeless but college-bound: Miami grad overcomes life of hardships

June 09, 2016 4:57 PM