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Educational Foundations' Barrera featured in '25 Ducks'

Leah Barrera’s passion for her cultural identity has driven her to pursue a degree in Education and Spanish with the intention of supporting the Chicanx culture. Her work with MEChA (Movimiento Estudiantil Chicanx de Aztlan) as well as CMAE (Center for Multicultural Academic Excellence) and GANAS (an after school program for Chicanx middle schoolers) speak to her dedication to her community. She aspires to be a teacher activist at a bilingual school upon graduating, following in the footsteps of her equally-inspirational mentor, Jill Torrez.

Read the full story in the Daily Emerald.