An interview with Stephany A. Pineda Cardoso was conducted on April 20, 2021, in New York, NY, by Ines Anous for the Becoming the Change Interview Project.
Stephany A. Pineda Cardoso was a student in the Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) where she earned an associate degree in communication studies. Stephany is passionate about social justice and believes that education is a means towards creating equity. In this interview, Stephany is not afraid of being vulnerable and sharing painful experiences she endured in high school as an immigrant Latina in New York City. Watch this interview to hear her story and learn about the creative ways in which she helps her community.