An orphan comes to the United States during the Mexican Revolution. She grows up but doesn't receive an education. Perhaps she doesn't succeed at achieving the American Dream by today's standards but her daughter, Rosie Castro, breaks the cycle and raises two boys who graduate from Harvard and Stanford. One is the current mayor of San Antonio, the other a Texas Congressman. Two other stories about breaking barriers are told by Sylvia Romo and Maria Hernandez Ferrier who both became role models for up-and-coming Latinas of today. Guests on this show include Julian Castro, Joaquin Castro, Rosie Castro, Maria Ferrier, Frank Guerra and A. J. Rodriguez.+ More details
SXSWedu panel discussion is about the evolving role of university systems in higher education. The panelists are Dr. Raymund Paredes, Fred Heldenfels, Dr. Maria Ferrier, Dr. Dan Jones, Dr. Bruce Leslie, and Juan Mejia.+ More details
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