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Dynahlee Star Padilla

Dynahlee Star Padilla is a recent graduate from SUNY New Paltz. She interned at ABC and MSNBC, was an on-air reporter for WNPC-TV, and is currently a freelance writer.

Reclaiming Spanish

Social pressures cause many immigrants to stop speaking their first language, losing an aspect of cultural identity in the process. Some families are trying to keep those ties alive.