Photo: Nohemi Gonzalez, a California State University-Long Beach student, confirmed killed in Paris attacks; she was studying abroad for design
(NBC Bay Area) -- A California State University, Long Beach student was among those killed in the Paris terrorist attacks, the university confirmed.
Nohemi Gonzalez, 23, from El Monte, was killed during the attacks in and around Paris. She was a junior studying design and was in Paris attending Strate College of Design during a semester abroad program, according to a press release by the university.
Specific details of her passing are not available at this time.
"I'm deeply saddened by the news of the passing of Long Beach State University student Nohemi Gonzalez," Cal State Long Beach President Jane Close Conoley said in a statment. "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."