Andrés Rodríguez is a senior at the University of Texas at El Paso, majoring in Spanish and English and American literature. He is part of the editorial staff at Student Publications, where he edits the bilingual student magazine, Minero Magazine. He is also a former Washington D.C. intern with the Scripps Howard Foundation Wire.
Andrés is a native El Pasoan, raised in Ciudad Juárez. His interests include cultural exchanges in the border region, education and film. Upon graduating he hopes to continue writing while teaching high school Spanish.