Angela
Student Stories

Angela

Venezuela

Angela Puma was 16 years old when she left her Venezuelan home to embark in a higher education journey in Miami, FL. Far away from her family, she shares how she adapted to an unfamiliar environment and fared as the Venezuelan crisis escalated.

We are proud to have supported Angela with the help of IIE's Emergency Student Fund. Learn more about this grant and our current open applications: https://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Emergency-Student-Fund/Current-Funding-Efforts