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Nuria Mathog, Editor
2:39 am CDT August 14, 2019

The best advice I have ever received is to find the kind of opportunities that scare you, and dive into them headfirst. 

In February 2015, I accepted a job offer as a reporter for the Laramie Boomerang, a daily newspaper based out of Laramie, Wyo. — a small city more than 1,000 miles away from any of my friends or family in California. On my first night in my new home, as I battled both altitude sickness and a sudden, unexpected bout of homesickness, I lay wide awake, staring out the window at the ink-black sky, and wondered if I had in fact made a terrible mistake.