The Pioneer

The Pioneer

The first generation to graduate

The first generation to graduate
August 17, 2016

I am the first member of my Mexican family to go to college. I am 21 years old and come from a family of nine. I have six older brothers who were born in Mexico but I was born in the US. When...

A day for Chavez, a lifetime for me

A day for Chavez, a lifetime for me
April 1, 2015

For many people, Cesar Chavez day is exactly that, just another day. However, for my family and I, March 31 is a day that is cherished just like Thanksgiving, Fourth of July, or even Christmas. This...

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