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Valedictorian with menschlikayt overcame early challenges

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/graduation/article/valedictorian_with_menschlikayt_overcame_early_challenges_20110608

In the course of becoming valedictorian this year at the boys division of Valley Torah High School in Valley Village, Michael Farnoosh faced many difficult tests, but the toughest came outside the classroom. Diagnosed with leukemia at the age of 4, he had to undergo chemotherapy and was hospitalized 15 times before being declared cancer-free in 2001.

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