Kristina Hermann '00

Kristina Hermann '00Kristina just completed her first quarter as a Ph.D. student in the social welfare program at UCLA and plans to research the impact of transnational migration on Latino families and children. As the first in her family to graduate from college and pursue an advanced degree, she feels fortunate to have been given this educational opportunity. Besides working as a graduate student researcher on campus, she is enjoying the vibrant art scene in Los Angeles, where she volunteers at SPARC, a mural arts center in Venice, Calif.