Hola! I’m Andrea Vergara De La Garza, a fourth year Ma Human Geography with Environmental Studies student, hailing all the way from Garrett Park, Maryland. I am 100% Mexican and 100% American, and 101% ready and eager to share my experiences at the University of Edinburgh with the internet!
When I’m not drowning in coursework at the Main Library, I play piano, intramural football and teach Spanish to a 4 year old child from my neighbourhood. My extracurriculars also include CodeFirst:Girls, volunteering, watching the Great British Bake Off and of course, GeoSoc. I am a passionate feminist interested in sustainability, art, childcare and education. I aspire to teach and work with young children in the future, and am currently in the arduous process of applying to postgraduate courses in Education.
One of my favourite courses this semester is Decolonisation and Development in Latin America. I believe this region of the world…
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