CLASS 2021PortlandScholarStudent

Carlos Fuentes

John Rudoff
John Rudoff / The Immigrant Story

Carlos Fuentes is a junior at the University of Portland studying English and Environmental Science. He has experience reporting and editing for UP’s  award-winning school newspaper, The Beacon. Carlos is the son of Mexican immigrants, whose background has pushed him to expand his worldview and explore cultures outside of his own. After college, he plans on pursuing either journalism or nonprofit work. When not writing or editing, Carlos enjoys reading obscure music blogs and studying plants.