Being Mexican American: “Where are you from?” – Ni de aqui ni de alla

I recently stumbled across an article that not only caught my attention with the words, ni de aqui, ni de alla, but also upon reading, made me feel understood on a somewhat uncomfortable question we get often asked when we travel…”where are you from?”   “I have been asked: “If your mother is from Mexico, […]

Gracias Mamá y Papá for the reality of seeing the world

Muchas gracias mamá y papá for the reality of seeing the world. As my mama y papa say, hay muchos logros en que tu estes en la universidad (there are many accomplishments with you already being in college).  I want to extend that to you, my fellow Latinos college student and/or grad, before we go […]