Fernández at the 2015 wheelchair dance championships in Rome.

Yermaín Fernández, wheelchair dancer

He grew up the victim of bullying and discrimination and fought depression. But today, Yermaín Fernández Angeles is happily married, the father of one and an international dance champion. Yet he FULL STORY

ballesteros, graduate

80-year-old student granted law degree

Eighty-year-old María Dolores Ballesteros, a grandmother of six, has just been granted a law degree by the University of the Valley of Mexico (UVM) but she’s not finished her studies yet. She sees her FULL STORY

alejandro vela

Coahuila native is a music ambassador

Alejandro Vela is a prodigious and prolific pianist who performs around the world but nothing compares to playing in his home country, an experience he describes as a “blessing.” In FULL STORY

Avendaño, video game creator at 15.

College student, 15, designs video game

A 15-year-old college student from Oaxaca is about to commercially launch his first video game through his own software company. Carlos Avendaño Soria, from Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán in the metropolitan area FULL STORY

Téllez and his blue corn products.

Puebla entrepreneur and Mexican dream

A young entrepreneur has found the Mexican dream after homesickness forced him to abandon seeking the American version and return home from the United States. Today, Leobardo Téllez Pérez is selling 20,000 bags FULL STORY