An Accountant from Amman

Eddie Alhamdan is counting on success

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
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Eddie Alhamdan '17 came all the way from Amman, Jordan, to study accounting at UNH.

“When I was on the plane coming here, a lot was going on in my mind. There was a life I left behind me and a new life about to start for me. I was very nervous, especially in my first year.”

He needn't have worried. Alhamdan graduated in May with a bachelor's degree and a spot in the leadership program at a global accounting firm in Boston. 

After four years at UNH he says, “What came true to me is more than I planned when I was flying here for the first time. All I wanted was to get a bachelor's degree, but I achieved much more than that. I’ve bettered myself, academically and personally.”

Videographer: 
Jeremy Gasowski | Communications and Public Affairs | jeremy.gasowski@unh.edu | 603-862-4465
Producer: 
Kasey Glode | Communications and Public Affairs

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