The Merced College Outstanding Student of the Month for October 2015 is Kary Akahori. He is an honor student and has attended Merced College for three semesters. He is employed with Merced County Mental Health as a peer mentor with the goal of becoming an addiction counselor. He has received other honors from Merced College including the Care Award. He is active in the community and is a single father of two daughters.
Kary is pleased to be attending a college that helps rebuild families and careers for our students. Please join Merced College in congratulating Kary for being the first Outstanding Student of the Month for the year 2015-2016.