Friday, May 23, 2008

Graduate with Down syndrome will deliver high school commencement address

Amanda Wothe

Amanda Wothe, who has Down syndrome, will deliver a speech at the May 25 commencement at Perham High School in Minnesota, according to WCCO-TV.

Wothe said she wants her classmates to always keep their dreams in sight, because anything's possible.

"I have many of the same goals and dreams as you," Wothe said. "So, to many of you, thank you for your support and for being my friend."