Laura Miguel is an MA-Professional Track student at the University of Texas at Austin. She received her BA in Multimedia Journalism and Spanish Interpretation and Translation from Our Lady of the Lake University. During her time there, she anchored, reported, and wrote for the school newspaper and newscast. Laura has also been passionate about Latinos and the representation and language they consume news. She has done previous research regarding this topic with the Ronald E. McNair Scholar Program during her undergrad. Laura hopes to focus on sports journalism as she wants to work with a Spanish-speaking sports network and be one of the few Latinas in a career field dominated by men. She is originally from Dallas, Texas.