Walking on the graduation stage is one of life's happiest moments. It should have been Aminah’s happy moment.
“We watched her walk, and I shouted at the top of my lungs for her,” said cousin Shahina Ahmed.
On May 15, Aminah Jennifa Ahmed got degrees in biology and business from the UT-Arlington. Family members and friends say she was smart and caring, but that day, she was also hurting.
“There was zero symptoms, zero signs, zero everything [before graduation day,]” said her father Shamsul Ahmed. “She said she had a headache and throwing up, and that's it.”
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She later died, falling victim to an apparent brain aneurysm. Full story at WFAA.com.