Published by: The Denver Channel
Written by: Kyle Hicks
Anna Rose Rubright is blazing trails for countless others.
The 24-year-old woman has become the first person with Down syndrome to graduate from New Jersey’s Rowan University.
Rubright received her bachelor’s degree in radio, television and film earlier this month, achieving her lifelong goal of graduating from a four-year college.
It wasn’t an easy road though. After graduating high school in 2014, Rubright first earned an associate’s degree from a community college in 2017 and then transferred to Rowan. Click here to read the rest of the story.