Arath Herrera
Student Assistant
Hometown:
Waco, Texas
High School:
Rapoport Academy High School
Major:
Converged Broadcast Media
What did you want to be when you were growing up?

I wanted to be a lawyer for the longest time, then I wanting to pursue art.

What career are you working toward?

To work for a news station or media company, to film footage and edit videos.

When you were in high school, how did you choose your career path?

I was in a program called LEAD and visited the news station in my city. I fell in love with the environment, and knew I wanted to be in the media world.

Who inspires you?

my family, especially my mom.

What three traits best describe you?

Creative, adventurous, trustworthy.

What are your skills or talents that most people don’t know about?

I paint, and have had my art displayed for art magazines, art shows, and have my own mural close to my school.

What's your favorite place in the world?

Anywhere but my room. I love to be out in the world.

If you could visit any place you’ve never been, where would you go?

The Louvre in Paris, France.

What do you enjoy when you're not working or studying?

Working on random crafts, hanging out with friends, going to new places, and being anywhere that inspires me.

What are your favorite books and/or movies?

BOOK: Diary of a Wimpy Kid, by Jeff Kinney. MOVIE: Rec.

What is your favorite meal?

Mami’s sopecitos.

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