One face of many: A look at an undocumented student’s life

September 26, 2017 Sarah Gibson 0

When Claudette Monroy uprooted her life to move to the United States, she was excited. For other fifteen-year-olds, the concept of leaving behind friends, school and home can be daunting. Not only did she have to leave behind the only home she’d ever known, but she also faced a four-day-long car ride from Terreón in northern Mexico to Fairfax, Va.