From a scholar far away from his troubled homeland to a Marine who strives for normalcy after his heroics gave way to fame, the stories of some Columbia students surpass the pain of the typical challenges of young adulthood.
Through challenging circumstances, these remarkable young people push forward, seeking a common goal: An education.
They bring something special with them to school.
And through their courage, they inspire their campuses and their city.
Meet these young people who exemplify COURAGE ON CAMPUS.