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By Kerry Tomlinson KATU NewsPublished: Sep 14, 2012 at 8:50 PM PDTLast Updated: Sep 14, 2012 at 8:50 PM PDT
Betelhem Nedi graduated from Portland State University, where she studied public health, last year. It has taken her this long to find work but now she can use her skills from her homeland, which is 8,000 miles away.