By Geraldine Estevez | 03/21/2016 - 14:10
In her appropriately titled poem, "To Be a Latina Woman on a College Campus," Janel Pineda reveals the hurdles of being Latina on a college campus.
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/22/2015 - 12:54
First-generation college students often bring a unique viewpoint and perspective to their universities — but what happens when they feel like they don't fit in?
By Sugey Palomares | 09/05/2012 - 15:00
Colombian and Honduran-American, Astrid Sarmiento, 23, loves putting her art design knowledge to good use. The Queens native is working towards her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication and Web Design from The New York City College of Technology and interning at the start-up company, Wordever. Find out more about her story and how she gives back to her community below!