Nursing student overcomes his down-and-out past to graduate
The past decade has been a tumultuous story for Eric Seitz. Homeless and addicted to heroin, he found himself at Harborview Medical Center with a disease that nearly killed him. The experience also inspired him to study nursing.
This month Seitz graduated from UW's School of Nursing, putting himself on a path to help people who live with the challenges he once faced.