Cal State Long Beach student Nohemi Gonzalez among 129 killed in Paris terror attacks.
Nohemi Gonzalez, a 20-year-old Cal State Long Beach student, was among those killed in the Paris terrorist attacks, the Los Angeles Times reports. Gonzalez was a design student from El Monte. She was part of an international exchange program at the Strate College of Design.
CSULB president Jane Close Conoley issued a statement: “I’m deeply saddened by the news of the passing of Long Beach State University student Nohemi Gonzalez. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends during this sad time. Our university stands with our nearly eighty foreign exchange students from France as they struggle with this tragedy. We will extend all support necessary to comfort them. We will also extend support to all students, faculty and staff who are in need.”
Among the dead is British-educated lawyer Valentin Ribet. He was the first victim to be named. British national Neil Alexander was also killed. The official reports are that 129 people were killed, 350 injured, with 99 in serious condition.
More on the Paris terror attacks:
- Paris terror attack: Syrian passport found on attacker was used to seek asylum in Greece as one Briton confirmed dead — UK Telegraph
- Paris Attacks: Suicide Bomber Was Blocked From Entering Stade de France — Wall Street Journal
- Three Teams of Coordinated Attackers Carried Out Assault on Paris, Officials Say; Hollande Blames ISIS — NY Times