From Mérida, Mexico to Stony Brook University: Yamil Montenegro’s Journey

By Fernando Acevedo In Mérida, Mexico during recess, Yamil Sinuhé Montenegro Hernández followed his routine of playing soccer on a fenced court with boys older than him. “We were third graders and we played against the fifth grade or sixth grade and we would never beat them,” Montenegro said. On this particular day, the third […]