Posts tagged women
Ep. 71 Trabajadoras - Carmen Marin-Quarles

Trabajadoras: Conversations With Career Driven Woman

For the next few weeks, I will be sharing stories from different woman in different careers.  

Joining me today is Veteran Carmen Marin-Quarles.

Carmen was born and raised in Waukegan by her single dad.

She was deployed twice to Iraq and is currently pursuing her masters in social work to help veterans.

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Ep. 64 Trabajadoras- Dr. Cynthia Perez

Trabajadoras: Conversations With Career Driven Woman 

For the next few weeks, I will be sharing stories from different woman in different careers.  

Joining me today is Dr. Cynthia Perez.

Dr. Perez, proud daughter of an immigrant, was born and raised in Waukegan, Illinois. Since a young age, she was determined to become a doctor. She graduated from Stanford University and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Perez currently is a Pediatric Resident Physician in New York. 

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Episode 50 - Karen Arzate

My goal this month is to reduce the shame and secrecy associated with mental health and also encourage people to seek help if they are struggling. 

My guest today is Karen Arzate, the founder of Fortaleciendo A La Mujer. Fortaleciendo A La Mujer is a spanish speaking women support group. Karen's goal is to empower and educate women on mental health. She shares her personal story with depression and why she started Fortaleciendo A La Mujer. 

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Episode 45 - Daniela Castellanos

Daniela shares her educational journey that lead her to become a molecular biologist. We discuss her upbringing, the challenges she faced as a latina student, and her motivation behind her future career goals. A big thank you to Daniela Castellanos for sharing her story with us. 

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