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The Story in Between: Case 007

The Story in Between: Case 007

Dani Marrero
December 6
Filed under The Story in Between

Born in Colombia and raised there until the age of 12, Carolina Yepes and her family moved to East Boston after the job market in Colombia was affected by companies that moved to China. In this interview, Yepes discusses her experience in transitioning to an American school and the challenges that she...

The Story in Between: Case 006

The Story in Between: Case 006

Dani Marrero
November 12
Filed under The Story in Between, World

The following story features Aria Lemieux, a Suffolk University student born in Cuzco, Peru. Lemieux was born in Cuzco, but her mother decided to move to the US in hopes of finding a better education for her and her siblings. She also spent a short time in Puerto Rico, where she attended high school. In ...

The Story in Between: Case 005

The Story in Between: Case 005

Dani Marrero
October 15
Filed under Featured Stories, The Story in Between, World

The following story features Fernanda Merayo, a Suffolk University student born in Costa Rica. Merayo also lived in Spain during her early childhood, but moved back to her home country where she graduated high school. She now studies in Boston. About this post: “The Story In Between” is a blog d...

The Story in Between: Case 004

The Story in Between: Case 004

Dani Marrero
October 10
Filed under The Story in Between, World

Case 004  shares the story of Anchal Vasandani, a freshman at Suffolk University majoring in marketing. Vasandani was born in Jakarta, Indonesia, where she attended the Jakarta International School. In this interview, Vasandani discusses the major differences she has found between teenagers in Boston...

The Story in Between: Case 003

The Story in Between: Case 003

Dani Marrero
October 5
Filed under The Story in Between

The following essay is from Juan Lu Chen, a student at Suffolk University in Boston. Juan was raised in Spain, although his parents are from China. He has lived in both countries and speaks their languages. Juan is currently in Boston to get his degree in Business Management as well as increase his skills i...

The Story In Between: Case 002

The Story In Between: Case 002

Dani Marrero
September 27
Filed under The Story in Between

Case 002 shares the story of Brian Wu, an exchange student at Suffolk University from Taipei, Taiwan. Wu was born in Taipei in 1992. In 2005, he moved to Australia for four years to learn English. Wu will be in Boston for one year studying marketing.  About this post: "The Story In Between" is a...

The Story In Between: Case 001

The Story In Between: Case 001

Dani Marrero
September 23
Filed under Featured Stories, The Story in Between

In the following interview, 20-year-old Kawon "Jenny" Kim tells her story of living in three different countries. She was born in Seoul, South Korea in 1993, but her family moved to Guadalajara, Mexico when she was in the first grade. Jenny shares that after returning to Seoul to visit a couple of yea...

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