Family, Friends Mark Anniversary of California Student’s Death in Paris Terror Attacks

Family and friends who gathered at Cal State Long Beach on Sunday grew emotional as they remembered the life of Nohemi Gonzalez, the only American killed in the Paris terror attacks last November.

Nohemi Gonzalez is seen in a photo posted to Facebook by Strate - Ecole de Design. The Cal State Long Beach student was killed during a series of deadly attacks in Paris on Nov. 13, 2015.

Nohemi Gonzalez is seen in a photo posted to Facebook by Strate – Ecole de Design. The Cal State Long Beach student was killed during a series of deadly attacks in Paris on Nov. 13, 2015.

A year had passed since the 23-year-old’s death while studying abroad at the Strate School of Design in Paris. She was one of 130 people killed in the bombing and shooting rampage on Nov. 13, 2015.

“I have no words for the big loss that I have in my life,” her mother, Beatriz Gonzalez, said. “She was my baby, my little girl.”

On Sunday, more than 50 people gathered at the Duncan Anderson Design Department gallery, where Nohemi’s work and photos of her were showcased.

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