An education equals empowerment. It is the way that us Latinas can prepare ourselves for a stable future full of possibilities. This is why we are so happy to write about the grads who inspire with their stories of perseverance and success; the following are the five articles we have covered so far this year.
Texas Grad Visits Deported Dad at Border
Our latest story on graduates is both inspiring and tearful. El Paso, Texas high school grad Leslie Silva wanted her deported father to be a part of her big day. So she traveled to the U.S./Mexico border, dressed in her cap and gown, so he could share in her celebration.