Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Two first-year College of Medicine students discuss their cultures and the significance of representation

By: Danielle Ivanov
An image of a mother and daughter in the water at a beach A family photo of Daisy Valle and her mother playing in the water at a beach in Tela, Honduras.
An image of seven medical students standing indoors with stethoscopes MD Class of 2026 Orientation and Stethoscopes
An image of a young girl sitting at a table in front of a family member A young Daisy Valle, left, celebrating her birthday with family
An image of three people taking a selfie Daisy Valle, center, with two friends, including Xuban Palau Villarreal, right.
An image of a family eating dinner at a restaurant Henry Peraza and his family eating at a restaurant