Category: Experiences

A Great School Visit (Eng & Esp)

I recently visited a school in San Francisco, California, and it went great! The kids were so attentive, engaged, and well behaved! The only downside to this visit is time was limited; unfortunately, there was not much time at all for the kids to interact with me and ask questions, but we were able to […]

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Purposeful Fashion Show: Modelle & Rotelle

A purposeful fashion show, Modelle & Rotelle: Final Thoughts on my participation in Modelle & Rotelle 2012: As I reflect on my participation in Modelle Rotelle, being selected as one of the models, the only one from the U.S. and, very importantly building lasting friendships after my collaboration with Vertical Foundation and Modelle & Rotelle […]

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Rome, Day 1

Highlights of my First day again in Rome: -Meeting Fabrizio Bartoccioni, Founder of Vertical Fondazione and Modelle & Rotelle! I’ve been communicating with Fabrizio for months now, skyping at crazy times of the day and trying to communicate as he does not speak much English or Spanish and I do not speak any Italian… Finally […]

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ROME, a reality!

My journey to traveling around the world started years ago. It all started when I was in my early teens, as I envisioned myself traveling around the world, especially to Europe after high school. I worked very hard, saved my money, and after a couple years after graduating from high school, I was able to […]

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A quick Update!

I will soon come back and share more in detail all of the exciting things that have been happening in the last few weeks! March was a BIG month for me, and I want to share all of this with you! The successes, challenges, fun and educating experiences, all of it! March taught me so […]

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Exoskeleton Test Pilot

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Ciudad de las Ideas

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Walking again in my home country, Mexico

  I loved the country I was fortunate enough to grow up in, Mexico, a country full of passion for life. Although my heart ached because it was in Mexico, in my mother country, that I got hurt in and did not receive the medical care I expected, Mexico is still the place that saw […]

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