Erick Jared

Avatar Erick Jared is a committed college student at Bakersfield College. He hopes to acquire a higher education to give back to his community. He is involved in Latinos Unidos Por Educacion (L.U.P.E), which encourages a higher education for all Dreamers while providing a safe space to familiarize with other Dreamers.

Posts by Erick Jared:

Calpulli Teopan Tecuantitlan: Preserving a historical dance culture

April 29, 2020 / By

Dancing to the rhythm of the HueHuetl drums in a circle-shaped set up, while wearing a headpiece covered in diverse and colorful bird feathers, is the way Aztec Dance culture is preserved.

COMMENTARY: How COVID-19 Stole My Life

April 6, 2020 / By

I was just hired on for a new job that started just three months ago. I should say that it took me more time to acquire this job than the amount of time it took for COVID-19 to snatch it from my hands.