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.
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The New York Times Student Journalism Institute for 2013 in Tucson, Ariz., is now closed. While this website will remain posted there will be no new reporting.
I put on my sunglasses with the round, olive-colored frames, drove to the factory, and sat in wait. Inside the building, the once-great designer, Lisa Frank, produced the heart-and-star-and-rainbow-covered folders that anyone who was anyone owned in elementary school.