Vanessa Martínez

Vanessa Martínez has a personal connection with the two bracelets that hang on her left wrist – they represent her cousin’s battle with cancer and the good luck she’s had in journalism since she started wearing them two years ago.

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Meet My Friend, White Space

Vanessa blogs about the steps she took to get the final layout of the plane graveyard photo essay and story page. Read as she explains why she didn’t pick two of the three versions.

Danya Pérez-Hernández

Danya Pérez-Hernández graduated from the multimedia journalism program at the University of Texas at El Paso. Her experience migrating to the United States has inspired her reporting at The New York Times Student Journalism Institute.