Personal Stories by Immigrants Rising

Mayra Pelagio


“Environmental science was the thread that linked my life back in Mexico to my new community in San Jose.”

Mayra Pelagio, former Higher Education Fellow and one of the storytellers during the Welcome Week in San Jose, shares her passion to fight for social and environmental change. To learn more about Mayra’s story, Click Here.

By Letty Garcia
Letty Garcia Career Advisor