The Story in Between: Case 007


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 encountered. She is now a student at Suffolk University. 

 About this post: “The Story In Between” is a blog dedicated to interviewing immigrants and sharing their stories. This blog stems from the “Our Journey Project”, a website where the personal accounts of immigrants from various places in the U.S. are published. For more information, visit

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