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The Immigrant Experience in America

May 25, 2022

In this episode, Soribel Feliz shares her journey growing up in the Dominican Republic (DR), migrating to New York early in her life and the importance of music culture in the DR community. She discusses the many scholarship opportunities which helped to pivot her to working for U.S. Department of State, interning on...


May 22, 2022

In this episode, Soribel Feliz shares her journey growing up in the Dominican Republic (DR), migrating to New York early in her life and the importance of music culture in the DR community. She discusses the many scholarship opportunities which helped to pivot her to working for U.S. Department of State, interning on...


May 21, 2022

Part 2:  In this episode Gregorio Pardo, son of Mexican immigrants share his coming out story. For decades, Mexican-Americans were chastised for speaking Spanish and eating tacos in schools. Gregorio takes us on a journey of finding his authentic voice, learning to embrace his bi-lingual abilities and the value and...


May 18, 2022

In this episode Gregorio Pardo, son of Mexican immigrants share his coming out story. For decades, Mexican-Americans were chastised for speaking Spanish and eating tacos in schools. Gregorio takes us on a journey of finding his authentic voice, learning to embrace his bi-lingual abilities and the value and perspective...


May 11, 2022

Continuation - Dr. Jovelle Fernandez (The Philipines) 

Dr. Jovelle Fernandez, a native from the Phillipines migrated to the United States after being an established practising Obstetrician-Gynocologist. In this episode, Dr. Fernandez discusses the realities of life in the Philipines and the sacrifices which were...