Dreamer becomes journalism professor

by Elizabeth Toy   From the outside, Casandra Hernández Ríos is youthful and good-natured with comfortable style.  But beneath her glowing exterior is a young woman who has endured her share of cross-cultural and financial hardships, and is still discovering more about herself. Hernández Ríos sits attentively across from me on a cool, autumn afternoon, her bright eyes and kind expression patiently awaiting my questions.  In her yellow and red…

December 9, 2015