Personal pieces on my academic and professional journey.


An online platform I created to share stories of culture and identity.

Since launching in November 2019, the blog has garnered over 6,000 views and 600 followers in 64 countries.


Josue Baltezar: Designing Projects for Social Justice

May, 2020

Tarek Al Khatib: From Refugee Beginnings to Entrepreneurial Ventures in the U.S.

May, 2020

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3 Things International Students Can do to Build Their Portfolio Anywhere in the World this Summer

May, 2020

Javier De Leon: Taking Lessons in Economic Development from Latin America to San Diego

April, 2020


San Diego State University

Testimonials: 4 Reasons Why You Should Major in Comparative International Studies

May, 2019


5 Ways to Maximize Your International SDSU Experience

January, 2019

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How to Get the Internship You Want as an International Student

September, 2018

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Four Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming an International Student

August, 2018

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A Cultural Illumination in Justice

July, 2018